electrocratic

/i lek'treuh krat"ik/, adj. Physical Chem.
noting a colloid that owes its stability to the electric charge of the particles on its surface. Cf. lyocratic.
[ELECTRO- + -CRAT + -IC]

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • electrocratic — /i lek treuh krat ik/, adj. Physical Chem. noting a colloid that owes its stability to the electric charge of the particles on its surface. Cf. lyocratic. [ELECTRO + CRAT + IC] …   Useful english dictionary

  • lyocratic — /luy euh krat ik/, adj. Physical Chem. noting a colloid owing its stability to the affinity of its particles for the liquid in which they are dispersed. Cf. electrocratic. [lyo (see LYOPHILIC) + CRATIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • lyocratic — /luy euh krat ik/, adj. Physical Chem. noting a colloid owing its stability to the affinity of its particles for the liquid in which they are dispersed. Cf. electrocratic. [lyo (see LYOPHILIC) + CRATIC] …   Useful english dictionary

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