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hydrosol

[ hahy-druh-sawl, -sol ]
/ ˈhaɪ drəˌsɔl, -ˌsɒl /
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noun Physical Chemistry.

a colloidal suspension in water.

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Origin of hydrosol

First recorded in 1860–65; hydro-1 + sol(ution)
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British Dictionary definitions for hydrosol

hydrosol
/ (ˈhaɪdrəˌsɒl) /

noun

chem a sol that has water as its liquid phase
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Medical definitions for hydrosol

hydrosol
[ hīdrə-sôl′, -sōl′ ]

n.

A colloid with water as the dispersing medium.
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