the spinning of rayon filaments in a centrifugal box.
moving or directed outward from the center (opposed to centripetal). pertaining to or operated by centrifugal force: a centrifugal pump. Physiology. efferent. Machinery. a machine for separating different materials by centrifugal force; a centrifuge. a rotating, perforated drum holding the materials to be separated in such a machine. Contemporary Examples Historical Examples adjective acting, moving, […]
centrifuge (def 2). Historical Examples
the denser of the centrifuged materials.
an apparatus that rotates at high speed and by centrifugal force separates substances of different densities, as milk and cream. Also, centrifugalize. to subject to the action of a centrifuge. Contemporary Examples Historical Examples noun any of various rotating machines that separate liquids from solids or dispersions of one liquid in another, by the action […]