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disperse phase

disperse phase in Medicine

disperse phase n.
The particles or droplets in a disperse system.

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  • As ions possess different electric charges, the charge on the disperse phase is subject to the valency rule.

    Animal Proteins Hugh Garner Bennett
  • The force tending to swell is proportional to the specific surface of the disperse phase, other factors being constant.

    Animal Proteins Hugh Garner Bennett
  • The concentration of the disperse phase may be much greater in the case of emulsoids than it can be in suspensoids.

    The Chemistry of Plant Life Roscoe Wilfred Thatcher

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