chromatography-n; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: the process of separating a chemical mixture into its components on the basis of their differences in absorbency

Commentary: CHROMATOGRAPHY[+process][+technique][+separation][+of_mixture][+into_components][+by_differences][+absorbency]

Chromatography is a technique for separating mixtures into their basic chemicals, e.g., ink.
The diagram shows a sophisticated gas chromatography system.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1