homogenate
noun Date: 1941 a product of homogenizing

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  • homogenate — ☆ homogenate [hə mäj′ə nāt΄ ] n. a substance produced by homogenizing …   English World dictionary

  • homogenate — /heuh moj euh nayt , nit, hoh /, n. a mixture that has been homogenized. [1940 45; HOMOGEN(IZE) + ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • homogenate — noun a) Any material obtained by homogenization b) The slurry of tissues and cells which results when cell structure has been mechanically disrupted …   Wiktionary

  • homogenate — Tissue ground into a creamy consistency in which the cell structure is disintegrated (so called “cell free”). Cf.:brei. * * * ho·mog·e·nate hō mäj ə .nāt, hə n a product of homogenizing compare MACERATE * * * ho·mog·e·nate (ho mojґə… …   Medical dictionary

  • homogenate — [hə mɒdʒɪneɪt] noun Biology a suspension of cell fragments and constituents obtained when tissue is homogenized …   English new terms dictionary

  • homogenate — ho·mog·e·nate …   English syllables

  • homogenate — ho•mog•e•nate [[t]həˈmɒdʒ əˌneɪt, nɪt, hoʊ [/t]] n. chem. a mixture that has been homogenized • Etymology: 1940–45 …   From formal English to slang

  • homogenate — n. a suspension produced by homogenizing …   Useful english dictionary

  • Differential centrifugation — is a common procedure in microbiology and cytology used to separate certain organelles from whole cells for further analysis of specific parts of cells. In the process, a tissue sample is first homogenised to break the cell membranes and mix up… …   Wikipedia

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