eluate

[ el-yoo-it, -eyt ]
/ ˈɛl yu ɪt, -ˌeɪt /

noun

a liquid solution resulting from eluting.

Nearby words

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

Origin of eluate

1930–35; < Latin ēlu(ere) to wash out (see elute) + -ate1

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British Dictionary definitions for eluate

eluate

/ (ˈɛljuːˌeɪt) /

noun

a solution of adsorbed material in the eluent obtained during the process of elution
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Medicine definitions for eluate

eluate

[ ĕlyōō-ĭt, -āt′ ]

n.

The solution of solvent and dissolved matter resulting from elution.

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