Meaning supernatant
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supernatant


Liquid removed from settled sludge. Supernatant commonly refers to the liquid between the sludge on the bottom and the water surface of a basin or container.
Source: environmentallawyers.com

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Fluid component in culture system; liquid portion of cells in suspension.
Source: celltherapysociety.org

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supernatant


"floating on the surface," 1660s, from Latin supernatantem (nominative supernatans), present participle of supernatare "to swim above," from super (see super-) + natare "to sw [..]
Source: etymonline.com

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supernatant


The soluble liquid fraction of a sample after centrifugation or precipitation of insoluble solids. 17 Animation; 20 Animation; 21 Animation; 25 Animation, 25 Problem, 35 Animation
Source: dnaftb.org

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supernatant


(n) the clear liquid that lies above a sediment or precipitate(adj) of a liquid; floating on the surface above a sediment or precipitate
Source: beedictionary.com

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supernatant


The liquid layer that is drawn off the top of the basin after settling. It should be relatively clear and free of solids. AKA decant.
Source: haileycityhall.org

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supernatant


Liquid portion of a solution or suspension that remains after a precipitate has settled to the bottom of the container (Lesson 13)
Source: silvergrovescience.angelfire.com

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The relatively clear water layer between the sludge on the bottom and the scum on the surface of a tank or basin, an anaerobic digester, or a septic tank (interceptor). This water from an anaerobic di [..]
Source: owp.csus.edu

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supernatant


The liquid layer that remains after a solution is spun in a centrifuge.
Source: biotechlearn.org.nz

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