Definition of thin-layer chromatography in English:

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thin-layer chromatography

noun

Chemistry
Chromatography in which compounds are separated on a thin layer of adsorbent material, typically a coating of silica gel on a glass plate or plastic sheet.
Example sentences
  • In that study, AQ composition was confirmed by infrared spectroscopy, gas chromatography and thin-layer chromatography.
  • The reaction product was separated on silica-coated plates by thin-layer chromatography, using chloroform/methanol as the mobile phase.
  • All samples were checked after the NMR experiments by thin-layer chromatography as described, and revealed no contamination or lipid degradation.

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Syllabification: thin-lay·er chro·ma·tog·ra·phy

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