malaxation


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malaxation

 [mal″ak-sa´shun]
an act of kneading.

mal·ax·a·tion

(mal'ak-sā'shŭn),
1. Formation of ingredients into a mass for pills and plasters.
2. A kneading process in massage.
[L. malaxo, pp. -atus, to soften]

malaxation

/mal·ax·a·tion/ (mal″ak-sa´shun) an act of kneading.

malaxation

the act of manipulating a mass of material. See pétrissage.

malaxation

The mixing of a pharmaceutical compound into a single mass, which forms the basis of a therapeutic formulation.

mal·ax·a·tion

(mal'ak-sā'shŭn)
Formation of ingredients into a mass for pills and plasters.
[L. malaxo, pp. -atus, to soften]

malaxation

an act of kneading.
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Influence of malaxation time of olive paste on oil extraction yields, chemical and organoleptic characteristics of virgin olive oil obtained by a centrifugal decanter.