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analyte Syllabification: an·a·lyte
Pronunciation: /ˈanəˌlīt/

Definition of analyte in English:


A substance whose chemical constituents are being identified and measured.
Example sentences
  • Our system uses NIR spectroscopy to measure analytes in tissue.
  • However, the resolution was also found to depend strongly on the contact times of the analyte with the surface.
  • The lowest level of variability was observed between the quadruplicate spots of an individual analyte measured within a single sample well.

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