silica gel


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silica gel

n.
Amorphous silica that resembles fine white sand and is used as a drying and dehumidifying agent, as a catalyst and catalyst carrier, as an anticaking agent in cosmetics, and in chromatography.

silica gel

n
(Elements & Compounds) an amorphous form of silica capable of absorbing large quantities of water: used in drying gases and oils, as a carrier for catalysts and an anticaking agent for cosmetics

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n.
a highly adsorbent gelatinous form of silica, used chiefly as a dehumidifying and dehydrating agent.
[1915–20]
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Noun1.silica gel - a porous form of silica that is highly absorbent
colloid - a mixture with properties between those of a solution and fine suspension
Translations

silica gel

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silica gel

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Summary: Silica gel column chromatography of the ethyl acetate fraction of methanol extract of Vincetoxicum stocksii resulted in the separation of three new rarely occurring natural products; [4-(4-(methoxycarbonyl)benzyl)phenyl] carbamic acid (1), bis[di-p-phenylmethane]ethyl carbamate (2), methyl 2-hydroxy-3-(2-hydroxy-5-(3-methylbut-2-enyl)phenyl)-2-(4-hydroxyphenyl) propanoate, stocksiloate(3), along with five known compounds; 1-(4-hydroxy-3-methoxyphenyl)-1,2,3,-propanetriol (4), feruloyl-6-O-[beta]-D-glucopyranoside (5), 4-hydroxy-3,5-dimethoxybenzoic acid (6), apocynin (7) and vincetomine (8).
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The five basic type of specialty silicas available in the market are: precipitated silica, fumed silica, fused silica, silica gel and colloidal silica.
The extracted cerebroside was purified and identified by using silica gel column and TLC, respectively.
to add several packets of silica gel." Silicone is NOT the same as silica gel, and will not control moisture.
Tioram Quickdries are the brainchild of Fiona Johnston, from Wester Ross, who has utilised silica gel to dry footwear.
Krantz, Bonn, Germany), and two types of amorphous silica: silica gel (Merck, Kenilworth, NJ, USA) and bio-opal (amorphous silica of biogenic origin) obtained from Equisetum fluviatile (water horsetail) following the procedure of Bartoli and Wilding (1980).
Solvents used for NMR spectrometry was DMSO and CDCl3 Vacuum liquid chromatography was performed on silica gel (Si 60 70-230 mesh E.
Effective 6 October 2014, the new higher price list will include the products silica gel, colloidal silica, precipitated silica, and adsorbent products, including the SYLOID, SHIELDEX, SYLOWHITE, SYLODENT, SYLOBLOC, DARACLAR, TRISYL, LUDOX, PERKASIL, PHONOSORB, SYLOBEAD and SYLOSIV brands.
If you live in a humid region, you can add silica gel to absorb additional moisture.
Ever wonder about those silica gel packs that come in medicines and some foods?