Cottrell process

noun Cot·trell process \ˈkä‧trəl-, kä‧ˈtrel-\

Definition of Cottrell process

  1. :  electrostatic precipitation in which both the charging and precipitation are carried out in a single piece of equipment

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Origin and Etymology of cottrell process

after Frederick G. Cottrell †1948 American chemist, its inventor

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to cast off or become cast off

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