[ lahy-uh-trop-ik, -troh-pik ]
/ ˌlaɪ əˈtrɒp ɪk, -ˈtroʊ pɪk /
adjective Physical Chemistry.
noting any series of ions, salts, or radicals arranged in descending order relative to the magnitude of their effect on a given solvent.
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Medical definitions for lyotropic
[ lī′ə-trŏp′ĭk, -trō′pĭk ]
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