barrier separation

barrier separation

[′bar·ē·ər sep·ə′rā·shən]
(chemical engineering)
The separation of a two-component gaseous mixture by selective diffusion of one component through a separative barrier (microporous metal or nonporous polymeric).
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The construction will provide a masonry wall fire barrier separation from the existing building.
EASY-TO-INSTALL RACEWAY SYSTEM is suitable for both communications and electrical cabling runs simultaneously, with a barrier separation between the two.
The current alternative has different access designs and locations, no longer includes a barrier separation and includes auxiliary lanes in select locations.