eluate

noun el·u·ate \ ˈel-yə-wət , -ˌwāt ; -yü-ət , -ˌāt \

Definition of eluate

:the washings obtained by eluting

Origin and Etymology of eluate

Latin eluere + English 1-ate

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eluate

noun el·u·ate \ ˈel-yə-wət , -ˌwāt \

medical Definition of eluate

:the washings obtained by eluting

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