Definitions for soluteˈsɒl yut, ˈsoʊ lut

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

sol•uteˈsɒl yut, ˈsoʊ lut(n.)

  1. the substance dissolved in a given solution.

    Category: Chemistry

Origin of solute:

1400–50; late ME < L solūtus, ptp. of solvere to loosen

Princeton's WordNet

  1. solute(noun)

    the dissolved matter in a solution; the component of a solution that changes its state


  1. solute(Noun)

    Any substance that is dissolved in a liquid solvent to create a solution

  2. solute(Adjective)

    Loose; free; liberal

    a solute interpretation

  3. Origin: From solutus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Solute(adj)

    loose; free; liberal; as, a solute interpretation

  2. Solute(adj)

    relaxed; hence; merry; cheerful

  3. Solute(adj)

    soluble; as, a solute salt

  4. Solute(adj)

    not adhering; loose; -- opposed to adnate; as, a solute stipule

  5. Solute(verb)

    to dissolve; to resolve

  6. Solute(verb)

    to absolve; as, to solute sin


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