detergency

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n detergency detergent quality; the quality of having cleansing power
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: The laundry detergent Tide, has a market share of about forty percent market
    • n Detergency A cleansing quality or power.
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Usage

In literature:

The peerless detergent of the advertisement had erased it from the tablets of his memory.
"Under the Redwoods" by Bret Harte
The country spends 500 million USD annually on totally unnecessary consumption (cars, jam, detergents).
"After the Rain" by Sam Vaknin
It is obvious that, as such a liquid has no detergent action on a soiled surface, scrupulous care must be taken in scouring and rinsing.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 586, March 26, 1887" by Various
SCARIFICO is a non-emollient, detergent, case-hardening, and scouring soap polish.
"Punch, Or The London Charivari, Vol. 99., Dec. 20, 1890" by Various
It is inexpensive, and portable, and as good a detergent as horsehair gloves or flesh-brushes.
"The Art of Travel" by Francis Galton
In ordinary cases, soap owes its detergent effect to a decomposition which occurs when it is put in water.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 561, October 2, 1886" by Various
In the case of weak-bodied soap, this addition gives firmness and tends to increase the detergent qualities.
"The Handbook of Soap Manufacture" by W. H. Simmons
He swore under his breath and twisted the valve that was supposed to dispense detergent.
"The Bramble Bush" by Gordon Randall Garrett
Beware of purchasing spurious and worthless imitations of this valuable detergent.
"Notes and Queries, Number 207, October 15, 1853" by Various
Beware purchasing spurious and worthless imitations of this valuable detergent.
"Notes and Queries, Number 210, November 5, 1853" by Various
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In news:

Items Tagged with 'truckmount detergent '.
Starbucks to use coffee grinds to make detergent and plastic.
DIY Laundry & Dish Detergent .
Detergent packets may pose problem.
NBC NATIONAL NEWS — Maryland raided the Star Nails salon in Capitol Heights Thursday, busting what they say was a crime ring dealing in stolen Tide detergent and other items.
Many laundry detergents now come in small pre-measured packs that are intended for easy use.
The American Association of Poison Control Centers has issued a warning about pack detergents .
While it doesn't clean as well as the Tide detergents , it costs half as much.
Detergent packs may pose problem.
Frigidaire Dishwasher Designed to Clean with Better Water/ Detergent Converge Jun 12, 2012 Printable format Email this Article Search.
New Frigidaire Gallery Dishwashers use OrbitClean Wash Arms to provide four times better water and detergent coverage and help ensure dishes are fully cleaned.
Clean Dishes, Cleaner Environment: Best Choices for Dishwasher Detergents.
Phosphate-free detergents have been on the market for a while now, and although Consumer Reports has found many that clean well, some readers aren't completely happy with them.
Make Your Own Dishwasher Detergent--It's Easy.
CINCINNATI — Laundry detergent brand Gain has tapped an actress and comedian for an interactive YouTube experience that helps people celebrate what makes them unique and find their perfect scent match.
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In science:

As the name says, SDS PAGE is carried out in the presence of dodecyl sulfate as the primary solubilizing and charge-conferring agent. The performances of this detergent are documented by more than 40 years of use and thousands of satisfied scientists.
Variations on a theme: Changes to electrophoretic separations that can make a difference
However, there are a lot of constraints on the detergent as the protein -solubilizing agent, so that the flexibility is quite limited in this area.
Variations on a theme: Changes to electrophoretic separations that can make a difference
Mixed Anionic Detergent Aliphatic Alcohol Polyacry lamide-Gel Electrophoresis Alters the Separation of Proteins Relative to Conventional Sodium Dodecyl-Sulfate Polyacrylamide-Gel Electrophoresis.
Variations on a theme: Changes to electrophoretic separations that can make a difference
The Synthesis of a Photolabile Detergent and Its Use in the Isolation and Characterization of Protein.
Variations on a theme: Changes to electrophoretic separations that can make a difference
Use of Benzyldimethyl-Normal-Hexadecylammonium Chloride (16-Bac), a Cationic Detergent, in an Acidic Polyacrylamide-Gel Electrophoresis System to Detect Base Labile Protein Methylation in Intact-Cells.
Variations on a theme: Changes to electrophoretic separations that can make a difference
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