sedimentable

adjective

sed·​i·​ment·​able ˌse-də-ˈmen-tə-bəl How to pronounce sedimentable (audio)
: capable of being sedimented by centrifugation
sedimentable ribosomal particles

Word History

First Known Use

1943, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of sedimentable was in 1943

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“Sedimentable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sedimentable. Accessed 27 Nov. 2022.

Medical Definition

sedimentable

adjective

sed·​i·​ment·​able ˌsed-ə-ˈment-ə-bəl How to pronounce sedimentable (audio)
: capable of being sedimented by centrifugation
sedimentable ribosomal particles
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