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coacervation

[koh-as-er-vey-shuh n] /koʊˌæs ərˈveɪ ʃən/
noun, Physical Chemistry
1.
the process of becoming a coacervate.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English coacervacioun < Latin coacervātiōn- (stem of coacervātiō), equivalent to coacervāt(us) (see coacervate) + -iōn- -ion
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