Droplet vs Malaxation - What's the difference?

droplet | malaxation |


As nouns the difference between droplet and malaxation

is that droplet is a very small drop while malaxation is the act of softening a mass by malaxating.

droplet

Noun

(en noun)
  • A very small drop.
  • Derived terms

    * droplet infection

    malaxation

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The act of softening a mass by malaxating.
  • In entomology, kneading or softening, especially applied to the chewing and squeezing by which certain species of hunting wasps prepare prey captured as food for their larvae.
  • In agriculture, the process of slowly churning milled oil crops such as olives, allowing droplets of oil to aggregate for more effective separation.
  • In massage, a kneading technique, particularly used for softening muscle in spasm
  • In pharmacology, the kneading and squeezing of ingredients into a mass for making pills and plasters