paper chromatography


paper chromatography

noun

Definition of PAPER CHROMATOGRAPHY

:  chromatography that uses paper strips or sheets as the adsorbent stationary phase through which a solution flows

First Known Use of PAPER CHROMATOGRAPHY

1948

paper chromatography

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of PAPER CHROMATOGRAPHY

: chromatography that uses paper strips or sheets as the adsorbent stationary phase through which a solution flows and is used especially to separate amino acids—compare column chromatography, thin-layer chromatography

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