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polymer-rich phase

Synonym: concentrated phase in polymer chemistry

That phase of a two-phase equilibrium system, consisting of a polymer and low molecular weight material, in which the polymer concentration is higher. The use of the name 'gel phase' is discouraged. Synonymous with concentrated phase.
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IUPAC. Compendium of Chemical Terminology, 2nd ed. (the "Gold Book"). Compiled by A. D. McNaught and A. Wilkinson. Blackwell Scientific Publications, Oxford (1997). XML on-line corrected version: http://goldbook.iupac.org (2006-) created by M. Nic, J. Jirat, B. Kosata; updates compiled by A. Jenkins. ISBN 0-9678550-9-8. doi:10.1351/goldbook.
Last update: 2014-02-24; version: 2.3.3.
DOI of this term: doi:10.1351/goldbook.P04745.
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