anion exchange

n.

The process by which an anion in a liquid phase exchanges with another anion previously bound to a solid, positively charged phase.

Nearby words

  1. animism,
  2. animosity,
  3. animus,
  4. animé,
  5. anion,
  6. anion gap,
  7. anion-exchange resin,
  8. anionic,
  9. anionic detergent,
  10. aniridia


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Science definitions for anion exchange

anion exchange

See ion exchange.
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