, the slope of which is continuously decreasing.
The resulting chromatographic peak is tailing
isotherms are often of this type. A special case is the Langmuir
PAC, 1996, 68, 1591
(Nomenclature for non-linear chromatography (IUPAC Recommendations 1996))
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