immiscible

adjective im·mis·ci·ble \ (ˌ)i(m)-ˈmi-sə-bəl \

Definition of immiscible

:incapable of mixing or attaining homogeneity

immiscibility

play \(ˌ)i(m)-ˌmi-sə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

First Known Use of immiscible

1671


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immiscible

adjective im·mis·ci·ble \ (ˈ)im-ˈ(m)is-ə-bəl \

medical Definition of immiscible

:incapable of mixing or attaining homogeneity used especially of liquids
  • immiscible solvents

immiscibility

play \(ˌ)im-ˌ(m)is-ə-ˈbil-ət-ē\ noun plural -ties

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