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emulsify

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emulsifye‧mul‧si‧fy /ɪˈmʌlsɪfaɪ/ verb (emulsified, emulsifying, emulsifies) [intransitive, transitive] 🔊 🔊 HCto combine to become a smooth mixture, or to make two liquids do this
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emulsifyGradually stir in the oil until the mixture emulsifies.Puree the strips in a blender with the oil until creamy and emulsified.Mustard helps to emulsify a vinaigrette.Sauce should have appearance and texture of thin, emulsified caramel sauce.The band containing each protein was cut out and the gel was emulsified in Freund complete adjuvant for injection.The cutting oil emulsifies in water and looks the colour and consistency of milk.Other kinds of oil emulsify on contact with water, turning it, even when substantially diluted, the colour of milk.The principle of the instrument is that of a liquidiser with an impeller that emulsifies stones.
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Verb table
emulsify
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyemulsify
he, she, itemulsifies
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyemulsified
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave emulsified
he, she, ithas emulsified
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad emulsified
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill emulsify
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have emulsified
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam emulsifying
he, she, itis emulsifying
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you, we, theyare emulsifying
Past
I, he, she, itwas emulsifying
you, we, theywere emulsifying
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been emulsifying
he, she, ithas been emulsifying
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been emulsifying
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be emulsifying
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been emulsifying
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