eluant

[ el-yoo-uhnt ]
/ ˈɛl yu ənt /

noun

a liquid used for elution.

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Origin of eluant

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

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Medical definitions for eluant

eluant

n.

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