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nu·cle·ate

(nū'klē-āt),
A salt of a nucleic acid.

nucleate

(no͞o′klē-ĭt, nyo͞o′-)
adj.
Nucleated.
v. (-āt′) nucle·ated, nucle·ating, nucle·ates
v.tr.
1. To bring together into a nucleus.
2. To act as a nucleus for.
3. To provide a nucleus for.
v.intr.
To form a nucleus.

nu′cle·a′tion n.
nu′cle·a′tor n.

nu·cle·ate

(nū'klē-ăt)
A salt of a nucleic acid.

nucleate

Possessing a NUCLEUS.
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The cups were partially filled with GL-1 taken directly from its storage container ("untreated") or autoclaved to diminish its nucleating activity.
To further improve the crystallization of PLLA and develop more nucleating agents of PLLA, the attention of nucleating agent has focused on organic compounds.
Two procedures were used to fabricate vapor-foamed microcellular injection molded parts, denoted as PC-NaCl-W and PC-AC-W for using recrystallized NaCl and AC as nucleating agents, respectively.
For PE, Milliken's Hyperform HPN 20E nucleating agent will be on display, showcasing its improved barrier performance and physical properties, as well as productivity gains.
sodium benzoate, sorbitol derivatives, organophosphate salts) have been explored as promising candidates for iPP nucleating agents.
Blending with ductile polymers and addition of plasticizers and nucleating agents are commonly used to overcome these limitations.
Up to now, nucleating agents have been used typically to improve PP's stiffness and crystallization rate.
Hyperform is a high-speed nucleating agent for polypropylene that is said to promote extremely fast crystallization, resulting in improved processing speed and productivity, according to the company.