nonaqueous

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adjective non·aque·ous \ˌnän-ˈā-kwē-əs, -ˈa\

Definition of nonaqueous

  1. :  not aqueous :  of, relating to, or having the characteristics of a liquid other than water a nonaqueous solvent :  made from, with, or by means of a liquid other than water nonaqueous solutions

1857

First Known Use of nonaqueous

1857


Medical Dictionary

nonaqueous

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adjective non·aque·ous \-ˈā-kwē-əs, -ˈak-wē-\

Medical Definition of nonaqueous

  1. :  not aqueous :  made from, with, or by means of a liquid other than water nonaqueous solutions


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