liquid-liquid distribution (extraction) (partition)
The process of transferring a dissolved substance from one liquid phase to another (immiscible or partially miscible) liquid phase in contact with it. Although @[email protected], @[email protected] and distribution are not synonymous, @[email protected] may replace distribution where appropriate.
Orange Book, 2nd ed., p. 87 [Terms] [Book]
PAC, 1993, 65, 2373. (Nomenclature for liquid-liquid distribution (solvent extraction) (IUPAC Recommendations 1993)) on page 2378 [Terms] [Paper]