(also Svedberg unit, abbreviation: S)
A unit of time equal to 10−13 seconds, used in expressing sedimentation coefficients.
More example sentences
- Throughout the time course the dominant species was PLY monomer with s 20, w = 3.42 Svedbergs.
1940s: named after Theodor S. Svedberg (1884–1971), Swedish chemist.
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