solvus

noun sol·vus \ˈsälvəs, ˈsȯl-\

Definition of solvus

plural

solvi

\-ˌvī, -ˌvē\ also

solvuses

  1. :  a curve on a temperature-composition diagram indicating the limits of solubility of one solid phase in another — compare liquidus, solid solution, solidus

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Origin and Etymology of solvus

New Latin, from Latin solvere to dissolve


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