Definitions for ultracentrifugeˌʌl trəˈsɛn trəˌfyudʒ

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  1. ultracentrifuge(verb)

    a high speed centrifuge used to determine the relative molecular masses of large molecules in high polymers and proteins

  2. ultracentrifuge(verb)

    subject to the action of an ultracentrifuge

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  1. ultracentrifuge(Noun)

    A high-speed centrifuge, especially one free from convection that is used to separate colloidal particles.

  2. ultracentrifuge(Verb)

    To submit a material to ultracentrifugation

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  1. Ultracentrifuge

    The ultracentrifuge is a centrifuge optimized for spinning a rotor at very high speeds, capable of generating acceleration as high as 2 000 000 G. There are two kinds of ultracentrifuges, the preparative and the analytical ultracentrifuge. Both classes of instruments find important uses in molecular biology, biochemistry, and polymer science.

Translations for ultracentrifuge

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  • ultra-lártheifneoirIrish
  • ultracentrifuga, ultracentrifugareItalian

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