McCabe, Warren L. Department of Chemical Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina.
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A sorting operation in which mixtures of particles of mixed sizes, and often of different specific gravities, are separated into fractions by the action of a stream of fluid. Water is ordinarily used as the sorting fluid, but other liquids or air or other gases may be used.
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