colloid

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motion of charged particles in a colloid under the influence of an electric field; particles with a positive charge go to the cathode and negative to the anode cataphoresis , dielectrolysis , electrophoresis , ionophoresis
colloid in a more solid form than a sol colloidal gel , gel
colloid that has a continuous liquid phase in which a solid is suspended in a liquid colloidal solution , colloidal suspension , sol
(chemistry) a colloid in which both phases are liquids emulsion
concentration of a colloidal solution whose colloid will not pass through a semipermeable membrane; solution is placed in a bag of the membrane and the solvent is evaporated off pervaporation
colloid preparation of protein (albumin or gelatin) and silver oxide; used in aqueous solution as an antibacterial agent silver protein
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