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v. a·mal·ga·mat·ed, a·mal·ga·mat·ing, a·mal·ga·mates
1. To combine into a unified or integrated whole; unite. See Synonyms at mix.
2. To mix or alloy (a metal) with mercury.
1. To become combined; unite.
2. To unite or blend with another metal. Used of mercury.

a·mal′ga·ma′tive adj.
a·mal′ga·ma′tor n.
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a person or object that carries out amalgamation
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Noun1.amalgamator - a businessman who arranges an amalgamation of two or more commercial companiesamalgamator - a businessman who arranges an amalgamation of two or more commercial companies
businessman, man of affairs - a person engaged in commercial or industrial business (especially an owner or executive)
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The specimens were made according to the ADA specification No.1 [9] by trituration of equal amount of alloy powder and mercury for 30 sec by mechanical amalgamator type (ling chen).
Lipid coated MBs was prepared by the lyophilization of a suspension of two lipids, 1,2-dipalmitoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphoglycerol (DPPG) and 1,2-distearoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanolamine (DSPE), and agitated with perfluoropropane gas by a mechanical amalgamator. The mean particle diameter of the MBs was 2 [micro]m, and concentration was (6~9) x [10.sup.9]/mL [9].
The air sampling system was placed on a bench just beside the amalgamator (Hg source) and around 50 cm from the dentist for approximately 90 min.
Mechanical incorporation of a commercially available dental amalgam powder in nano filled hybrid composite was performed through amalgamator. Specimens were prepared and analyzed according to ISO standard No.
Perhaps a more suitable title is "amalgamator." His two-story studio, located in London's Notting Hill neighborhood, feels more like a mad scientist's lair than a designer's workshop.
It was then placed into an amalgamator (Dental Amalgam Mixer SYG-200) and mixed for 2 seconds (4,300 RPM).