What are examples of decantation?

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Decantation is the process by which mixtures separate from each other. An Example of decantation is oil and water. The oil will move to the top of the water and can be poured off. Dirt and water is another example. The dirt will move to the bottom of the unit and the water can be poured off. Cream is separated from milk by decantation. Cream will move to the top and can be skimmed off.
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separating sediment from old wine.
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Neither does anybody else know exactly what the sediment is. The sediment is not wine, which is all anyone cares about. Decanting can be used to separate any mixture of a solid and
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you cant answer this question unless you know what decantation is.
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gold panning.
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Decantation is the process by which mixtures separate from each other. An Example of decantation is oil and water. The oil will move to the top of the water and ...
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