Definitions for "centrifugation"
the process of separating substances by the use of a centrifuge.
Process of using a rotating machine to generate centrifugal force to separate substances of different densities, remove moisture, or simulate gravitational effects. It employs a large motor-driven apparatus with a long arm, at the end of which human and animal subjects, biological specimens, or equipment can be revolved and rotated at various speeds to study gravitational effects. (From Websters, 10th ed; McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
A clarification method using centrifugal force to strain and clarify the wort during its cooling stage and the finished beer prior to racking.