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nonpolar

[¦nän′pō·lər]
(chemistry)
Pertaining to an element or compound which has no permanent electric dipole moment.
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The entire tribe appears to be characterized by the abundance of nonpolar compounds, most likely terpenoids.
The subject of the contract is the delivery van analytical instruments in biocompatible mode for the separation of polar and nonpolar compounds using mass spectrometric detection (MS) Q-TOF.