[ soo-doh-suh-loo-shuh n ]
/ ˌsu doʊ səˈlu ʃən /

noun Physical Chemistry.

a colloidal suspension in which the finely divided particles appear to be dissolved because they are so widely dispersed in the surrounding medium.

Origin of pseudosolution

First recorded in 1910–15; pseudo- + solution Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Examples from the Web for pseudo-solution

  • Such a pseudo-solution of a colloid is called a "sol," while a colloid in a state of coagulation is called a "gel."

    The Mechanism of Life|Stphane Leduc