dissolve

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commercial antacid; tablets dissolve in water to give an effervescent solution Alka-seltzer
alloy of mercury with another metal (usually silver) used by dentists to fill cavities in teeth; except for iron and platinum all metals dissolve in mercury and chemists refer to the resulting mercury mixtures as amalgams amalgam , dental amalgam
metal, dissolve or wear away corrode
dissolve and absorb moisture in air deliquesce
aspirin that is treated to pass through the stomach unaltered and to dissolve in the intestines enteric-coated aspirin
quality of being insoluble and difficult to dissolve in liquid insolubility
dissolve and filter leach , percolate
quantity of a particular substance that can dissolve in a particular solvent (yielding a saturated solution) solubility
(law) government activities seeking to dissolve corporate trusts and monopolies (especially under the United States antitrust laws) trust busting
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