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fractionate

verb frac·tion·ate \ˈfrak-shə-ˌnāt\
frac·tion·at·edfrac·tion·at·ing

Definition of FRACTIONATE

transitive verb
1
:  to separate (as a mixture) into different portions especially by a fractional process
2
:  to divide or break up
frac·tion·ation \ˌfrak-shə-ˈnā-shən\ noun
frac·tion·ator \ˈfrak-shə-ˌnā-tər\ noun

First Known Use of FRACTIONATE

1867

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fractionate

transitive verb frac·tion·ate \-shə-ˌnāt\   (Medical Dictionary)
frac·tion·at·edfrac·tion·at·ing

Medical Definition of FRACTIONATE

:  to separate (as a mixture) into different portions (as by distillation or precipitation)

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