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Oxidation

Oxidation Definition How do we define oxidation? There are several definitions of the oxidation process. Oxidation can be... Read More

Geometry

Geometry Origin: f. Geometrie, L. Geometria, fr. Gr, fr. To measure land, the earth - to measure. So called because one of... Read More

Hydrophobic

The fear of mixing or reacting with water under a given set of reaction parameters is often referred to as hydrophobic. In... Read More

Absorbance

Definition noun (analytical chemistry) A logarithmic measure of the amount of light absorbed (at particular wavelength) as... Read More

Perceive

perceive 1. To obtain knowledge of through the senses; to receive impressions from by means of the bodily organs; to take... Read More

Flow cytometry

Flow cytometry (Science: technique) flow cytometry is an emerging technique which holds great promise for the separation,... Read More

Glucose

Glucose occurs naturally and is ubiquitous. It is one of the three most common monosaccharides; the other two are fructose... Read More

Phylogeny

Phylogeny refers to the evolutionary history of the development of a species or of a taxonomic group of organisms. The... Read More

Affinity chromatography

Affinity chromatography (Science: investigation) a technique of analytical chemistry used to separate and purify a... Read More

Lectin

Lectin (Science: plant biology) proteins obtained particularly from the seeds of leguminous plants, but also from many other... Read More

Phenol coefficient

Chemical disinfectants are categorized based on the power of their disinfection for microbes and viruses. Strong... Read More

Lateralization

Definition noun Localization of a function or activity on one side of the body in consistent preference to the... Read More