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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [kruh-mat-uh-gram, kroh-muh-tuh-]
    • /krəˈmæt əˌgræm, ˈkroʊ mə tə-/
    • /kroˈmæ.tə.ɡræm/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [kruh-mat-uh-gram, kroh-muh-tuh-]
    • /krəˈmæt əˌgræm, ˈkroʊ mə tə-/

Definitions of chromatogram word

  • noun chromatogram a column or strip of material containing constituents of a mixture separated by chromatography 3
  • noun chromatogram a graph showing the quantity of a substance leaving a chromatography column as a function of time 3
  • noun chromatogram the arrangement of zones or bands resulting from a chromatographic separation 3
  • noun chromatogram the column, gel layer, or paper strip on which some or all of the constituents of a mixture have been separated by being adsorbed at different locations. 1
  • noun chromatogram A visible record (such as a series of colored bands, or a graph) showing the result of separation of the components of a mixture by chromatography. 1
  • noun chromatogram (analytical chemistry) The visual output from a chromatograph. Usually a graphical display or histogram. 0

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Origin of chromatogram

First appearance:

before 1920
One of the 12% newest English words
First recorded in 1920-25; chromato- + -gram1

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Parts of speech for Chromatogram


chromatogram popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 61% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

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