colligative


col·li·ga·tive

adjective \ˈkä-lə-ˌgā-tiv, kə-ˈli-gə-\

Definition of COLLIGATIVE

:  depending on the number of particles (as molecules) and not on the nature of the particles <pressure is a colligative property>

First Known Use of COLLIGATIVE

1901

col·li·ga·tive

adjective \ˈkäl-ə-ˌgāt-iv\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of COLLIGATIVE

: depending on the number of particles (as molecules) and not on the nature of the particles <pressure is a colligative property>

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