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colloidal solution

colloidal solution in Medicine

colloidal solution n.
See disperse system.

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  • The co-enzyme is partially removed from yeast-juice by means of a colloidal solution of ferric hydroxide (Resenscheck).

    Alcoholic Fermentation Arthur Harden
  • Jellies easily melt on heating and a colloidal solution of gelatine is obtained.

    Animal Proteins Hugh Garner Bennett
  • It consists of a vessel of porous porcelain, the pores of which are filled with a colloidal solution of ferrocyanide of copper.

    The Mechanism of Life Stphane Leduc
  • Suppose, for instance, that the molecules of a colloidal solution are aggregated into groups of ten.

    The Mechanism of Life Stphane Leduc
  • The cathode is thus pulverized into a very fine powder which rests in suspension in the liquid, constituting a colloidal solution.

    The Mechanism of Life Stphane Leduc
  • The colloidal solution of phycoerythrin in water has a brilliant rose-red color, with an orange fluorescence.

    The Chemistry of Plant Life Roscoe Wilfred Thatcher
  • Thin, crinkly draperies of heavy silk impregnated with lead in colloidal solution, covered all the walls, the door itself.

    Slaves of Mercury Nat Schachner

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