Definition of centrifugation in English:

centrifugation

noun

  • See centrifuge

    • ‘Soluble and insoluble fractions were separated by centrifugation in glass centrifuge tubes.’
    • ‘Fluorescence experiments after centrifugation confirmed that there were no vesicles in the supernatant.’
    • ‘Unbound phages were separated from phages bound to antibodies in normal plasma by centrifugation.’
    • ‘After centrifugation, the cell pellet was processed for microgel electrophoresis to determine sensitivity to mutagens.’
    • ‘The supernatant from the first centrifugation was centrifuged at 10,000 × g for 10 min.’

Pronunciation

centrifugation

/sɛntrɪfjʊˈɡeɪʃ(ə)n/