[sol-eyt, soh-leyt]

verb (used with object), sol·at·ed, sol·at·ing. Chemistry.

to change from a gel to a sol.

Origin of solate

Related formssol·a·tion, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for solation



chem the liquefaction of a gel
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Medicine definitions for solation




Transformation of a gel into a sol, as by melting gelatin.
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