Definition of Paper chromatography

1. Noun. Chromatography that uses selective adsorption on a strip of paper.

Generic synonyms: Chromatography

Definition of Paper chromatography

1. Noun. (chemistry) A simple form of analytical chromatography in which the stationary phase is a sheet of paper. ¹

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Medical Definition of Paper chromatography

1. Separation method in which filter paper is used as the support. A type of chromatography in which the stationary phase is a sheet of special-grade filter paper. It is in all other aspects similar to thin-layer chromatography. Not a very sensitive method, but historically important as one of the first methods available for separating natural compounds. (07 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Paper Chromatography

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paper chromatography (current term)
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Literary usage of Paper chromatography

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1. Journal of the American Chemical Society by American Chemical Society (1879)
"The compound was found to be homogeneous by paper chromatography: ... The residue was homogeneous in paper chromatography : At(BAW) 0.67, ..."

2. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1883)
"After being subjected to descending paper chromatography, the 131I peak of added T3 was quite easily seen on scanning. The material of the T3 zone was ..."

3. Simple Chemistry by Evan-Moor Educational Publishers, Jill Farinelli, Nancy Schoefl, Evan-Moor (Firm (2002)
"paper chromatography $P^ N^Oie«V/ Procedure and Observations ^^.^ Investigation 1. ... 6. Let your beaker sit for about 15 minutes. paper chromatography ..."

4. The Journal of Comparative Pathology and Therapeutics (1888)
"Urine and plasma samples were examined for free amino-acids by paper chromatography. The most severe case had a dramatic proteinuria similar in character to ..."

5. Living Things by Katy Z. Allen, Kathleen McKeehen (2002)
"Tell students that they will investigate these colors more closely using paper chromatography. Explain that paper chromatography is used to separate the ..."

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