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centrifuge

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noun cen·tri·fuge \ˈsen-trə-ˌfyüj\

Definition of centrifuge

  1. :  a machine using centrifugal force for separating substances of different densities, for removing moisture, or for simulating gravitational effects

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Origin and Etymology of centrifuge

French, from centrifuge centrifugal, from New Latin centrifugus

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centrifuge

verb cen·tri·fuge

Definition of centrifuge

centrifuged

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centrifuging

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to subject to centrifugal action especially in a centrifuge

First Known Use of centrifuge

1883

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CENTRIFUGE Defined for English Language Learners

centrifuge

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Definition of centrifuge for English Language Learners

  • : a machine that uses centrifugal force to separate substances or parts of substances


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centrifuge

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noun cen·tri·fuge \ˈsen-trə-ˌfyüj\

Medical Definition of centrifuge

  1. :  a machine using centrifugal force for separating substances of different densities, for removing moisture, or for simulating gravitational effects


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centrifuge

transitive verb cen·tri·fuge

Medical Definition of centrifuge

centrifuged

;

centrifuging

  1. :  to subject to centrifugal action especially in a centrifuge


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