Definition of water bath in English:

water bath

Syllabification: wa·ter bath

noun

Chemistry
  • A container of water heated to a given temperature, used for heating substances placed in smaller containers.
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    • The hydrated protein-lipid system was solvated in a water bath including chloride and sodium ions at physiological concentration.
    • All samples (except the 21°C treatment) were heated for 5 min in a water bath at the required temperature.
    • Earlier, we saw that testing samples were kept very moist and at a warm, consistent temperature using a water bath.

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