Adjective "interfacial" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/ɪntəˈfeɪʃ(ə)l/

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Definitions and examples

adjective

Included between two faces of a crystal or other solid.
  1. 'The alcohol molecules replace the interfacial water molecules.'
  2. 'The residence times of the interfacial water molecules appear to depend most strongly upon the degree of exposure of the hydration site to bulk solvent.'
Relating to or forming a common boundary between two portions of matter or space.
  1. 'Of particular interest in these studies has been the ability to map singlet oxygen diffusion across an interfacial boundary into a different phase-separated domain.'
  2. 'The present study tests the possibilities that the proteins might promote adsorption either by producing a more fluid bilayer or by creating interfacial boundaries.'

Definitions

1. included between two faces.

2. of, relating to, or of the nature of an interface.

More examples(as adjective)

"regions can be interfacial."

"activations can be interfacial."

"zones can be interfacial."

"tensions can be interfacial."

"properties can be interfacial."

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