Definitions for fractionateˈfræk ʃəˌneɪt

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  1. fractionate(verb)

    separate into constituents or fractions containing concentrated constituents

  2. fractionate(verb)

    obtain by a fractional process

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  1. fractionate(Verb)

    To separate (a mixture) into its individual constituents by exploiting differences in some chemical or physical property, such as boiling point, particle size, solubility etc.

    Crude oil is fractionated in a refinery to produce a number of different petroleum products.

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  1. Fractionate(verb)

    to separate into different portions or fractions, as in the distillation of liquids

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