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emulsoid

[ih-muhl-soid] /ɪˈmʌl sɔɪd/
noun
1.
Physical Chemistry. a sol having a liquid disperse phase.
Compare suspensoid.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10; < Latin ēmuls(us) (see emulsion) + -oid
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emulsoidal
[ih-muhl-soid-l, ee-muhl-] /ɪ mʌlˈsɔɪd l, ˌi mʌl-/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for emulsoidal

emulsoid

/ɪˈmʌlsɔɪd/
noun
1.
(chem) a sol with a liquid disperse phase
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emulsoidal in Medicine

emulsoid e·mul·soid (ĭ-mŭl'soid')
n.
A colloidal dispersion in which the dispersed particles are more or less liquid, exerting an attraction on and absorbing a certain quantity of the fluid in which they are suspended.

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