polydisperse
adjective Etymology: poly- + Latin dispersus dispersed, from past participle of dispergere to disperse Date: 1915 of, relating to, or characterized by or as particles of varied sizes in the dispersed phase of a disperse system • polydispersity noun

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  • Polydisperse — A collection of objects are called polydisperse or polysized if they have a broad range of size, shape and mass characteristics. A sample of objects that have an uniform size, shape and mass distribution are called monodisperse. In practice,… …   Wikipedia

  • polydisperse — /pol ee di sperrs /, adj. Physical Chem. of or noting a sol that contains particles of different sizes. [1910 15; POLY + DISPERSE] * * * …   Universalium

  • polydisperse — adjective Having a range of particle sizes Syn: polydispersed See Also: polydispersity …   Wiktionary

  • polydisperse — poly·dis·perse dis pərs adj of, relating to, characterized by, or characterized as particles of varied sizes in the dispersed phase of a disperse system compare MONODISPERSE poly·dis·per·si·ty pər sət ē n, pl ties …   Medical dictionary

  • polydisperse — poly·disperse …   English syllables

  • polydisperse — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷+ adjective Etymology: poly + disperse, adjective : characterized by particles of varying size in a dispersed phase …   Useful english dictionary

  • polydisperse system —  Polydisperse System  Полидисперсная система   Коллоидная дисперсия, в которой дисперсная фаза (частицы, капли) имеет широкое распределение по размерам …   Толковый англо-русский словарь по нанотехнологии. - М.

  • polydisperse colloid — polidispersinis koloidas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. polydisperse colloid; polydispersed colloid vok. polydispergiertes Kolloid, n rus. полидисперсный коллоид, m pranc. colloïde polydispersé, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • polydisperse system — daugiadispersė sistema statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. polydisperse system vok. polydisperses System, n rus. полидисперсная система, f pranc. système polydispersé, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • polydisperse Phase — polidispersinė fazė statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. polydisperse phase vok. polydisperse Phase, f rus. полидисперсная фаза, f pranc. phase polydispersée, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

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