electrodecantation (or electrophoresis convection) (electrophoresis convection)

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@ET06890@ may lead to local differences in concentration and density. Under the influence of gravity these density differences lead to large scale separation of @S05727@ of high and of low (often vanishingly low) concentrations. This process is called electrodecantation.
Source:
PAC, 1972, 31, 577. (Manual of Symbols and Terminology for Physicochemical Quantities and Units, Appendix II: Definitions, Terminology and Symbols in Colloid and Surface Chemistry) on page 609 [Terms] [Paper]