[ ih-muhl-suh-fahy ]
/ ɪˈmʌl səˌfaɪ /
verb (used with or without object), e·mul·si·fied, e·mul·si·fy·ing.
to make into or form an emulsion.
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OTHER WORDS FROM emulsify
e·mul·si·fi·a·ble, e·mul·si·ble, adjectivee·mul·si·fi·a·bil·i·ty, e·mul·si·bil·i·ty, noune·mul·si·fi·ca·tion, noune·mul·si·fi·er, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for emulsifier
In the emulsifier, the milk, water and sweet butter are warmed.
An emulsifier is of interest to the woman who lives in the city.
British Dictionary definitions for emulsifier (1 of 2)
/ (ɪˈmʌlsɪˌfaɪə) /
an agent that forms or preserves an emulsion, esp any food additive, such as lecithin, that prevents separation of sauces or other processed foods
British Dictionary definitions for emulsifier (2 of 2)
/ (ɪˈmʌlsɪˌfaɪ) /
verb -fies, -fying or -fied
to make or form into an emulsion
Derived forms of emulsifyemulsifiable or emulsible, adjectiveemulsification, noun
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Medical definitions for emulsifier (1 of 2)
[ ĭ-mŭl′sə-fī′ər ]
An agent used to make an emulsion of a fixed oil.
Medical definitions for emulsifier (2 of 2)
[ ĭ-mŭl′sə-fī′ ]
To make into an emulsion.
Other words from emulsifye•mul′si•fi•ca′tion (-fĭ-kā′shən) n.
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