redissolve

verb
re·​dis·​solve | \ (ˌ)rē-di-ˈzälv How to pronounce redissolve (audio) , -ˈzȯlv also -ˈzäv or -ˈzȯv \
redissolved; redissolving; redissolves

Definition of redissolve

transitive + intransitive

: to dissolve (something) again redissolved the sugar from the evaporated solution a precipitate that easily redissolves

First Known Use of redissolve

1605, in the meaning defined above

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“Redissolve.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/redissolve. Accessed 19 May. 2022.

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redissolve

verb
re·​dis·​solve | \ ˌrē-diz-ˈälv, -ˈȯlv How to pronounce redissolve (audio) \
redissolved; redissolving

Medical Definition of redissolve

transitive verb

: to cause to dissolve again

intransitive verb

: to dissolve again

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