Medical Dictionary


noun so·lu·tion \sə-ˈlü-shən\

Medical Definition of SOLUTION

a :  an act or the process by which a solid, liquid, or gaseous substance is homogeneously mixed with a liquid or sometimes a gas or solid—called also dissolution b :  a homogeneous mixture formed by this process
a :  a liquid containing a dissolved substance <an aqueous solution> b :  a liquid and usually aqueous medicinal preparation with the solid ingredients soluble c :  the condition of being dissolved <a substance in solution>
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