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American English: /əˈməlʃ(ə)n/
British English: /ɪˈmʌlʃ(ə)n/

Translation of emulsion in Spanish:


  • 1 uncountableemulsion (paint)
    pintura (feminine) al agua
  • 2 uncountable (Photography)
    Example sentences
    • The silver halide crystals in a photographic emulsion are not perfect.
    • To make today's platinum prints, a photographer mixes the emulsion from platinum, gelatin and other ingredients, then hand coats a piece of fine art paper with the mixture.
    • He describes it as a universal developer for modern film emulsions used under diverse conditions, easy to use, and designed to achieve maximum image stain and minimum general stain.
  • 3 countable or uncountable (Chemistry)
    Example sentences
    • Liquid polymer emulsions are used for dust control and soil and slope stabilization.
    • An oil-in-water emulsion is created by dispersing oil droplets in an aqueous phase.
    • This allows the fluorescent microspheres to behave like the aqueous droplets in the emulsion.
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