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[soo-doh-suh-loo-shuh n]
noun Physical Chemistry.
  1. a colloidal suspension in which the finely divided particles appear to be dissolved because they are so widely dispersed in the surrounding medium.
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Origin of pseudosolution

First recorded in 1910–15; pseudo- + solution
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Historical Examples

  • 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