Definition of resuspend in English:



[with object]
  • Place (cells or particles) in suspension in a fluid again.

    • ‘Tidal processes constantly winnow the substrate surface in the submerged mouthbar front, and resuspend mud and silt into the water.’
    • ‘Finely divided pulp debris and dead yeast cells which are very small settle more slowly and are easily resuspended by currents within the settling vessel.’
    • ‘This residual volume was vortexed vigorously for 5 seconds at medium speed to resuspend the cells and cellular debris.’
    • ‘There is nothing to slow the wind-caused currents or keep the sediments from resuspending.’
    • ‘It was hypothesized that the water used to resuspend the nucleic acid was not at the proper pH.’