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Definition 1: an apparatus that uses centrifugal force to separate particles from a suspension - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for centrifuge in the sense of this definition

(centrifuge is a kind of ...) equipment designed to serve a specific function

(... is a kind of centrifuge ) a measuring instrument to determine (usually by centrifugation) the relative amounts of corpuscles and plasma in the blood

(... is a kind of centrifuge ) a high speed centrifuge used to determine the relative molecular masses of large molecules in high polymers and proteins

Definition 2: rotate at very high speed in order to separate the liquids from the solids - [verb of motion]

Synonyms for centrifuge in the sense of this definition

(centrifuge is a kind of ...) stream in jets, of liquids

"The creek spun its course through the woods"

(... is a kind of centrifuge ) subject to the action of an ultracentrifuge

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