elute

verb \ ē-ˈlüt \

Definition of elute

eluted; eluting
transitive verb
: extract; specifically : to remove (adsorbed material) from an adsorbent by means of a solvent

elution

play \ē-ˈlü-shən\ noun

Origin and Etymology of elute

Latin elutus, past participle of eluere to wash out, from e- + lavere to wash — more at lye


Medical Dictionary

elute

transitive verb \ ē-ˈlüt \

medical Definition of elute

eluted; eluting
: to wash out or extract; specifically : to remove (adsorbed material) from an adsorbent by means of a solvent

elution

play \-ˈlü-shən\ noun

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