solvate

[sol-veyt]Chemistry
verb (used with object), solv·at·ed, solv·at·ing.
  1. to convert into a solvate.

Origin of solvate

First recorded in 1900–05; solv(ent) + -ate1
Related formssolv·a·tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for solvates

solvate

verb
  1. chem to undergo, cause to undergo, or partake in solvation

Word Origin for solvate

C20: from solvent
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