dispersoid

[ dih-spur-soid ]

nounPhysical Chemistry.
  1. the suspended particles in a dispersion.

Origin of dispersoid

1
First recorded in 1910–15; disperse + -oid

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British Dictionary definitions for dispersoid

dispersoid

/ (dɪˈspɜːsɔɪd) /


noun
  1. chem a system, such as a colloid or suspension, in which one phase is dispersed in another

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