Meaning of CENTRIFUGE in English


I. noun Etymology: French, from ~ centrifugal, from New Latin centrifugus Date: 1887 a machine using centrifugal force for separating substances of different densities, for removing moisture, or for simulating gravitational effects, II. transitive verb (-fuged; -fuging) Date: circa 1895 to subject to centrifugal action especially in a ~

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