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US dialyzer

  1. a machine that performs dialysis, esp one that removes impurities from the blood of patients with malfunctioning kidneys; kidney machine
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  • It will suffice to suppose that it is the consciousness itself that is the dialyser.

    The Mind and the Brain

    Alfred Binet

  • The dialyser is placed in a suitable vessel with distilled water, the water under it renewed every 24 hours.

  • The colouring matter of pure red wine does not pass through the dialyser.

  • The dialyser is next placed in the larger vessel filled with distilled water.

  • To detect nitrites in the blood, the best method is to place the blood in a dialyser, the outer liquid being alcohol.