Centrifuge - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈsentrɪfjuːdʒ|  American pronunciation of the word centrifuge
Brit.  |ˈsɛntrɪfjuːdʒ|  British pronunciation of the word centrifuge

noun

- an apparatus that uses centrifugal force to separate particles from a suspension (syn: extractor, separator)

verb

- rotate at very high speed in order to separate the liquids from the solids (syn: centrifugate)

Word forms

noun
singular: centrifuge
plural: centrifuges
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