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high-performance liquid chromatography

noun high-per·for·mance liquid chromatography \ -pə(r)-ˈfȯr-mən(t)s- \

medical Definition of high-performance liquid chromatography

:liquid chromatography in which the degree of separation is increased by forcing a solvent under pressure through a densely packed adsorbent abbreviation HPLC called also high-pressure liquid chromatography

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