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

First Known Use of isopycnic

circa 1890, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for isopycnic

is- + Greek pyknos dense

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The first known use of isopycnic was circa 1890

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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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