chromatograph

noun
chro·mato·graph | \krō-ˈma-tə-ˌgraf, krə-\

Definition of chromatograph 

: an instrument for performing chromatographic separations and producing chromatograms

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chromatograph verb
chromatographer \ˌkrō-mə-ˈtä-grə-fər \ noun

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The pieces are applied to a liquid chromatograph, which separates them. Gemma Tarlach, Discover Magazine, "Proteomics: Moving Beyond DNA to Study the Past," 15 Aug. 2017

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First Known Use of chromatograph

1946, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for chromatograph

chromato- + -graph, after chromatogram, chromatography

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chromatograph

noun
chro·mato·graph | \krō-ˈmat-ə-ˌgraf, krə- \

Medical Definition of chromatograph 

: an instrument for performing chromatographic separations and producing chromatograms

Other Words from chromatograph

chromatograph verb
chromatographer \ˌkrō-mə-ˈtäg-rə-fər \ noun

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