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permeate

 [per´me-āt″]
1. to penetrate or pass through, as through a filter.
2. the constituents of a solution or suspension that pass through a filter.

per·me·ate

(per'mē-āt),
1. To pass through a membrane or other structure, typically by diffusion.
2. That which can so pass.
[L. permeo, to pass through]

permeate

/per·me·ate/ (-āt″)
1. to penetrate or pass through, as through a filter.
2. the constituents of a solution or suspension that pass through a filter.

permeate

(pûr′mē-āt′)
v. perme·ated, perme·ating, perme·ates
v.tr.
1. To pass through the openings or interstices of: liquid permeating a membrane.
2. To spread or flow throughout; pervade: "Our thinking is permeated by our historical myths" (Freeman J. Dyson).
v.intr.
To spread through or penetrate something.

per′me·ant (-ənt), per′me·a′tive (-ā′tĭv) adj.
per′me·a′tion n.

per·me·ate

(pĕr'mē-āt, -ăt)
1. To pass through a membrane or other structure.
2. That which can so pass.
[L. permeo, to pass through]

permeate

1. to penetrate or pass through, as through a filter.
2. the constituents of a solution or suspension that pass through a filter.
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Figure 2 presents permeate flux according to filtration time during acai pulp microfiltration and shows the typical behavior of a microfiltration process curve at a dead-end operation.
5, Di is the Fickian diffusioncoefficient while Dic is the carrier facilitateddiffusion coefficient, while c is the concentration ofcomponent i and its complex ic at the interfaces ofthe membrane 0 and l on the feed and permeate sides, respectively.
In each section, component i transmembrane flux of a mixture from feed to permeate sides across the membrane was described by Ghosal and Freeman (1994) as:
The retentate chamber is 1 mm deep and the permeate chamber is 7 mm deep.
If the gas reaches the top of the casting cavity after a skin has formed, the gas cannot permeate the solid metal skin and enter the sand.
seems to permeate at the highest rate with the CMTBE-15
While doing some work on ice cream, Wayne Geilman and associates at California Polytechnic State University developed the main ingredient for a new sports drink: permeate from ultrafiltration of milk.
The permeate vapor can be condensed and collected or released as desired.
Peterson concluded by emphasizing that the Compliance 2000 philosophy must permeate all IRS programs and by saying, "We're going to get there.
In building the pilot production facility, Xethanol will utilize equipment and production processes from its Permeate Refining test facility in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
After diafiltration of permeate containing beta casein, heating this permeate to ambient temperatures causes beta casein to form large aggregates.