chro|ma|tog|ra|phy «KROH muh TOG ruh fee», noun.
the separation and analysis of mixtures of chemical compounds by the use of an adsorbing material, so that the different compounds become adsorbed in separate sections: »

The amounts and kinds [of amino acids] in the stomach juices of the patients and normal persons after fasting were determined by paper-partition chromatography (Science News Letter).

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