centrifugeren

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Etymology[edit]

From French centrifuger, coined from French centri- (alternate combinatory form of centrum "center", from Ancient Greek (kentron) "sharp point, goad", from (kentein) "stitch," from a Proto-Indo-European base *kent- "to prick") + fugere "to run away, flee", from a Proto-Indo-European base *bheug- "to flee"); cognate with English and German centrifugieren

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • IPA(key): /sɛn.tri.fy.ˈɣeː.rə(n)/, /sɛn.tri.fy.ˈʒeː.rə(n)/

Verb[edit]

centrifugeren (past singular centrifugeerde, past participle gecentrifugeerd)

  1. To centrifuge; to rotate quickly in a centrifuge in order to separate or dry its constituents

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