eluant

[ el-yoo-uh nt ]
/ ˈɛl yu ənt /

noun

a liquid used for elution.

Nearby words

  1. elsie,
  2. elsinore,
  3. elspeth,
  4. elt,
  5. elton,
  6. eluate,
  7. elucidate,
  8. elucidation,
  9. elucubrate,
  10. elude

Origin of eluant

1940–45; < Latin ēlu(ere) to wash out (see elute) + -ant

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Medicine definitions for eluant

eluant

n.

A substance used as a solvent in the process of elution.

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