sedimentation curve

sedimentation curve

[‚sed·ə·mən′tā·shən ‚kərv]
(geology)
A curve showing cumulatively, and in successive units of time, the amount of sediment accumulated or removed from an originally uniform suspension.
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The advantage of our physicomathematical model for finding the Stokes radii in the dispersion phase is that it does not use complicated mathematical analysis for structuring the sedimentation curve.