Definition of Homogenate

1. Noun. Material that has been homogenized (especially tissue that has been ground and mixed). "Liver homogenate"

Generic synonyms: Material, Stuff



Definition of Homogenate

1. Noun. Any material obtained by homogenization ¹

2. Noun. (biology) The slurry of tissues and cells which results when cell structure has been mechanically disrupted. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Homogenate

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Medical Definition of Homogenate

1. A chaotic slurry of tissues and cells which results when cell-tissue structure has been mechanically disrupted (as opposed to by chemical means). (09 Oct 1997)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Homogenate

homofermentation
homofullerene
homofullerenes
homofunctionalized
homogalacturonan
homogalacturonans
homogametic embryo
homogamies
homogamous
homoganda
homogangliate
homogenate (current term)
homogenated
homogenates
homogeneal
homogeneities
homogeneity
homogeneous
homogeneous catalyses
homogeneous catalysis
homogeneous function
homogeneous functions
homogeneous immersion
homogeneous immersion objective
homogeneous mixture
homogeneous mixtures

Literary usage of Homogenate

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1. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1883)
"All testing was done by an experimenter who was naive as to which recipients had been given brain homogenate and which had been given liver. ..."

2. A Lifelong Passion: Nicholas and Alexandra: Their Own Story by Andrei Maylunas (2005)
"The nicotinic binding sites in brain homogenate from ... However, brain homogenate from treated mice that were killed 24 h after exposure resulted in ..."

3. Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine (1903)
"The other of liver was used to measure hepatic -6-phosphatase activity by the method ed by Klaassen and Plaa (11) except liver homogenate was used and sam- ..."

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