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Definition of "centrifugation" [centrifugation]

  • The process in which mixtures are separated using the centripetal force generated by spinning in a centrifuge (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "centrifugation" in a sentence
  • "Motile sperm were isolated by Percoll centrifugation, the total RNA extracted and verified using sperm-specific RT-PCR."
  • "“Was the RNA degraded in the centrifugation step?”"
  • "I'm in the midst of a 3.5 hour centrifugation, so I figured I might as well do follow up on her tag."