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  1. sonication(Noun)

    The process of disrupting or homogenizing something, usually a chemical solution or biological medium, with sound waves.


  1. Sonication

    Sonication is the act of applying sound energy to agitate particles in a sample, for various purposes. In the laboratory, it is usually applied using an ultrasonic bath or an ultrasonic probe, colloquially known as a sonicator. In a paper machine, an ultrasonic foil can distribute cellulose fibres more uniformly and strengthen the paper.

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  1. Sonication

    The application of high intensity ultrasound to liquids.

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