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Spatula

spatula

A flat blade, like a knife blade but without a sharp edge, used in pharmacy for spreading plasters and ointments and as an aid to mixing ingredients with a mortar and pestle.

Origin: L. Dim. Of spatha, a broad, flat wooden instrument, fr. G. Spathe


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... I am replying late The acrylamide was in a glass round "bottle" with a long neck; this is the description so it cannot be reached by spatula or spoon. Also, 2 days ago I couldn't find the bottle; I also dont know who removed it, or what happened to the bottle . So until now I have ...

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by benedictine
Mon Nov 26, 2007 10:59 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: acrylamide question
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acrylamide question

The simplest thing is to break it up with a spatula or plastic pipet until the pieces are small enough to fall through the mouth. Then you can just rinse out the little gritty things left behind. If the flask is so large a normal spatula or pipet ...

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by blcr11
Fri Nov 16, 2007 4:26 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: acrylamide question
Replies: 5
Views: 2638


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