charge stripping

charge stripping

A process in mass spectrometry by which atomic ions are transformed into a higher charge state, thereby changing their mass-to-charge ratios.
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I didn't realise that their playboy owner, Dominic Chappell, had spent his year in charge stripping PS25million of assets out of the business while 11,000 staff were sliding towards the scrapheap.