Definition of Non-ionic detergent
1. Noun. A class of synthetic detergents in which the molecules do not ionize in aqueous solutions.
Generic synonyms: Detergent
Derivative terms: Anionic
Lexicographical Neighbors of Non-ionic Detergent
Literary usage of Non-ionic detergent
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Keeping It Clean: Removing Exterior Dirt, Paint, Stains and Graffiti from by Anne E. Grimmer (1992)
"In such instances, it may be necessary to precede the steam cleaning with manual scrubbing using a non-ionic detergent or a low concentrate chemical-based ..."
2. The U. S. Coal Industry, 1970-1990: Two Decades of Change (1994)
"Acrylic viewports should not come in contact with any volatile detergent or leak detector (non-ionic detergent is to be used for leak test). ..."
3. Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine (1903)
"... were stripped from BALB/c thymocytes with non- ionic detergent and chemically linked with the cleavable bifunctional reagent methyl 4- ..."
4. U. S. Navy Diving Manual: Air Diving (1999)
"... with any volatile detergent or leak detector (non-ionic detergent is to be used for leak test). When reinstalling viewport, take up retaining ring bolts ..."