diffusible

[ dih-fyoo-zuh-buh l ]
/ dɪˈfyu zə bəl /
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adjective

capable of being diffused.

Origin of diffusible

First recorded in 1775–85; diffuse + -ible
Related forms
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Examples from the Web for diffusibility

  • Nitrate of soda also seems to increase the diffusibility of potash salts.

  • Graham studied the diffusibility of substances in solution through the parchment membrane of a simple dialyzer.

    The Chemistry of Plant Life|Roscoe Wilfred Thatcher
  • Here also the diffusibility of the salt was too powerful for the force brought against it.

  • It is not to be understood by this, however, that diffusibility is of no consequence in determining the rate of absorption.

    On Digestive Proteolysis|R. H. Chittenden