demulˈsifīer noun
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  • Деэмульгаторы —         в нефтедобыче (a. emulsion breaker, demulsifying agent, demulsifier; н. Entemulgierungsmittel; ф. Desemulsifiants; и. agente desemulsionante) поверхностно активные вещества, способствующие разрушению нефт. эмульсий. При введении в… …   Геологическая энциклопедия

  • demulsify — demulsification, n. demulsifier, n. /dee mul seuh fuy /, v.t., demulsified, demulsifying. Physical Chem. to break down (an emulsion) into separate substances incapable of re forming the emulsion that was broken down. [DE + (E)MULSIFY] * * * …   Universalium

  • demulsify — verb a) To separate into its components. b) To separate (an emulsion) into its components. See Also: demulsification, demulsifier …   Wiktionary