( Chemical Engineering : Operations , Solid-solid operations )
Elutriation is really a reverse sedimentation process in which the particles are dispersed in
an upward-flowing stream of fluid.
Elutriation is a process for separating lighter particles from heavier ones using a vertically-directed
stream of gas or liquid.
Elutriation is the separation of larger particles from smaller ones, using an upward flow of
air against particles which are falling.
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