- Also di·al·y·za·tor [dahy-al-i-zey-ter] /daɪˈæl ɪˌzeɪ tər/. an apparatus containing a semipermeable membrane for dialysis.
Origin of dialyzer
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Examples from the Web for dialyzer
In these dialyzer experiments it was observed that not only did peptones diffuse, but also the proteoses.
In these experiments, the dialyzer tubes containing the proteid and pepsin-acid were immersed in a large volume of 0.2 per cent.
- A machine equipped with a semipermeable membrane and used for performing dialysis.
- A hemodialyzer.
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