McCabe-Thiele diagram

McCabe-Thiele diagram

[mə′kāb ′tēl·ə ‚dī·ə‚gram]
(chemical engineering)
Graphical method for calculation of the number of theoretical plates or contacting stages required for a given binary distillation operation.
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Figure 4 shows the McCabe-Thiele diagram for the pseudo binary cyclohexane and benzene.