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[mass noun] The simultaneous precipitation of more than one compound from a solution.‘many complex interactions can take place with the co-precipitation of two or more minerals of different density’
- ‘One possible reason for the reduced solubility is due to co-precipitation.’
- ‘Interestingly, we have not detected any co-precipitation.’
- ‘The process of lake formation involves affixing the coloured dyestuff from solution onto a colourless or white inorganic base material, such as chalk or alumina, often by co-precipitation, to form a solid pigment.’
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