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pseudosolution

[soo-doh-suh-loo-shuh n] /ˌsu doʊ səˈlu ʃən/
noun, Physical Chemistry
1.
a colloidal suspension in which the finely divided particles appear to be dissolved because they are so widely dispersed in the surrounding medium.
Origin of pseudosolution
1910-1915
1910-15; pseudo- + solution
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  • Such a pseudo-solution of a colloid is called a "sol," while a colloid in a state of coagulation is called a "gel."

    The Mechanism of Life Stphane Leduc

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