coacervate

noun
co·ac·er·vate | \kō-ˈa-sər-ˌvāt \

Definition of coacervate 

: an aggregate of colloidal droplets held together by electrostatic attractive forces

Other Words from coacervate

coacervate \ˌkō-ə-ˈsər-vət \ adjective
coacervation \(ˌ)kō-ˌa-sər-ˈvā-shən \ noun

First Known Use of coacervate

1929, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for coacervate

Latin coacervatus, past participle of coacervare to heap up, from co- + acervus heap

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c/o

CO

co-

coacervate

coach

coach-and-four

coach box

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coacervate

noun
co·ac·er·vate | \kō-ˈas-ər-ˌvāt \

Medical Definition of coacervate 

: an aggregate of colloidal droplets held together by electrostatic attractive forces

Other Words from coacervate

coacervation \(ˌ)kō-ˌas-ər-ˈvā-shən \ noun

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