centrifuge refining

centrifuge refining

[′sen·trə‚fyüj ri′fīn·iŋ]
(chemical engineering)
The use of centrifuges for liquids processing, such as separation of solids or immiscible droplets from liquid carriers, or for liquid-liquid solvent extraction.
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