dissoluble

adjective
dis·​sol·​u·​ble | \ di-ˈsäl-yə-bəl How to pronounce dissoluble (audio) \

Definition of dissoluble

: capable of being dissolved or disintegrated

First Known Use of dissoluble

1534, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for dissoluble

Latin dissolubilis, from dissolvere to dissolve

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“Dissoluble.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dissoluble. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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