アセトン水

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14:51 Dec 15, 2010
Japanese to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical: Pharmaceuticals
Japanese term or phrase: アセトン水
In the invention, the crystals are to be washed with アセトン水. Looking for an English term for アセトン水.
Sheetal Shah


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5aqueous acetone
Hari Damle
3 +1acetone water (mixture)
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acetone water (mixture)


Explanation:
I believe you can keep or drop "mixture". According to my reference#1, acetone water mixture is used to separate non water-soluble materials in a chromatography lab.



Example sentence(s):
  • as the percentage of acetone in the acetone water mixture increases, it increases the solubility of non-water-soluble molecules in this new solution.

    Reference: http://www.newton.dep.anl.gov/askasci/chem03/chem03842.htm
xxxPT Translati
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aqueous acetone


Explanation:
When 水follows some substance, it implies an aqueous solution of the substance.
For example, アンモニア水 means aqueous ammonia.

Hari Damle
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