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English definition of “chromatography”

chromatography

noun [U]     /ˌkrəʊ.məˈtɒɡ.rə.fi/ US  /ˌkroʊ.məˈtɑː.ɡrə-/ specialized
a scientific method of finding what separate chemicals are in a substance by passing it through a material such as paperChemistry - general words
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