Definition of Soxhlet extractor

1. Noun. (chemistry) A piece of laboratory apparatus consisting of a glass reservoir that sits over a lower flask (containing a boiling solvent) and under a condenser; a sample contained in a paper thimble is placed in the reservoir and soluble materials are continually extracted by the warm solvent and transferred to the lower flask via a siphon. ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Soxhlet Extractor Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Soxhlet Extractor Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Soxhlet Extractor

Southwest
Southwest Asia
Southwestern
Soutine
Soviet
Soviet KGB
Soviet Russia
Soviet Socialist Republic
Soviet Union
Sovietism
Sovietisms
Sovietization
Soviets
Soweto
Sox
Soxhlet extractor
Soxhlet extractors
Soyuz
Sp1 kinase
SpaceX
Space Launch System
Space Shuttle
Space Shuttles
Spackle
Spaghetti Western
Spain
Spalacidae
Spalax
Spalding

Other Resources Relating to: Soxhlet extractor

Search for Soxhlet extractor on Dictionary.com!Search for Soxhlet extractor on Thesaurus.com!Search for Soxhlet extractor on Google!Search for Soxhlet extractor on Wikipedia!

Search