amalgamator


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a·mal·ga·mate

 (ə-măl′gə-māt′)
v. a·mal·ga·mat·ed, a·mal·ga·mat·ing, a·mal·ga·mates
v.tr.
1. To combine into a unified or integrated whole; unite. See Synonyms at mix.
2. To mix or alloy (a metal) with mercury.
v.intr.
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.

amalgamator

(əˈmælɡəˌmeɪtə)
n
a person or object that carries out amalgamation
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Progression in dentistry has led to the invention of the dental amalgamator, which is a specially designed machine to triturate or amalgamate an alloy and mercury.
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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.
According to the mixing instructions, the contents of the vial should be squeezed into the capsule and then mixed in an amalgamator for 30 s.
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).