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ultracentrifuge

noun ul·tra·cen·tri·fuge \ ˌəl-trə-ˈsen-trə-ˌfyüj \

Definition of ultracentrifuge

: a high-speed centrifuge able to separate out colloidal and other small particles and used especially in determining the sizes of such particles or the molecular weights of large molecules

First Known Use of ultracentrifuge

1924

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ultracentrifuge

verb

Definition of ultracentrifuge

ultracentrifuged; ultracentrifuging; ultracentrifuges
: to subject to an ultracentrifuge

ultracentrifugation

play \ˌəl-trə-ˌsen-trə-fyu̇-ˈgā-shən\ noun

First Known Use of ultracentrifuge

1934

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Medical Dictionary

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ultracentrifuge

noun ul·tra·cen·tri·fuge \ -ˈsen-trə-ˌfyüj \

medical Definition of ultracentrifuge

: a high-speed centrifuge able to sediment colloidal and other small particles and used especially in determining sizes of such particles and molecular weights of large molecules

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ultracentrifuge

transitive verb

medical Definition of ultracentrifuge

ultracentrifuged; ultracentrifuging
: to subject to centrifugal action in an ultracentrifuge
  • ultracentrifuge blood plasma

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