micelle

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /maɪˈsɛl/, /məˈsɛl/

Etymology[edit]

Latin micella, from mica (crumb) + -ella

Noun[edit]

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micelle (plural micelles)

  1. a colloidal aggregate, in a simple geometric form, of a specific number of amphipathic molecules which forms at a well-defined concentration, called the critical micelle concentration

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Noun[edit]

micelle f

  1. plural form of micella