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hydrosol

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noun hy·dro·sol \ˈhī-drə-ˌsäl, -ˌsȯl\

Definition of hydrosol

  1. :  a sol in which the liquid is water

hy·dro·sol·ic play \ˌhī-drə-ˈsäl-ik\ adjective


Origin of hydrosol

hydr- + -sol (from solution)


First Known Use: 1864


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hydrosol

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noun hy·dro·sol \ˈhī-drə-ˌsäl, -ˌsȯl\

Medical Definition of hydrosol

  1. :  a sol in which the liquid is water

  2. hy·dro·sol·ic \ˌhī-drə-ˈsäl-ik\play adjective




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