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fractionate

(frak′shŏ-nāt″)
To separate or divide a mixture, usually by means of the differing physical or chemical properties of its components.
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To ameliorate these issues, we investigated continuous liquid-liquid centrifugation to effectively fractionate novolaks.
Once those contracts are finalized, efforts to expand the Natrium facility to process a total of 400 MMctTd of natural gas and fractionate 59,000 bpd of NGLs will be under way.
UF and MF fractionate milk into various components.
The ability to fractionate subcellular complexes using AWPT's technology enhanced by the consistent and tightly controlled cell disruption by PCT SPS should help researchers better understand cellular regulation and function, which in turn may lead to the discovery of better drugs against such devastating illnesses as infectious, oncologic (cancer), neurodegenerative, and heart diseases.
In addition, Enterprise will increase its capacity to fractionate, or separate, mixed butanes by approximately 20,000 bpd, giving the partnership the capability to fractionate up to 300,000 bpd of imported mixed butanes, domestic butanes and butanes sourced from the partnership's isomerization facilities at its Mont Belvieu facility.
The ability to fractionate samples by pI also allows researchers to target and validate the proteins or peptides of greatest interest, such as those that have undergone post-translational modifications.