solubility

noun sol·u·bil·i·ty \ ˌsäl-yə-ˈbi-lə-tē \

Definition of solubility

1 : the quality or state of being soluble
2 : the amount of a substance that will dissolve in a given amount of another substance

First Known Use of solubility

1661

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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solubility

noun sol·u·bil·i·ty \ ˌsäl-yə-ˈbil-ət-ē \

medical Definition of solubility

plural solubilities
1 : the quality or state of being soluble
2 : the amount of a substance that will dissolve in a given amount of another substance and is typically expressed as the number of parts by weight dissolved by 100 parts of solvent at a specified temperature and pressure or as percent by weight or by volume


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