isopycnic

adjective iso·pyc·nic \ ˌī-sō-ˈpik-nik \

Definition of isopycnic

1 : of, relating to, or marked by equal or constant density
2 : being or produced by a technique (such as centrifugation) in which the components of a mixture are separated on the basis of differences in density

Origin and Etymology of isopycnic

is- + Greek pyknos dense


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isopycnic

adjective iso·pyc·nic \ ˌī-sō-ˈpik-nik \

medical Definition of isopycnic

1 : of, relating to, or marked by equal or constant density
2 : being or produced by a technique (as centrifugation) in which the components of a mixture are separated on the basis of differences in density

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