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sol·ute

 (sŏl′yo͞ot, sō′lo͞ot)
n.
A substance dissolved in another substance, usually the component of a solution present in the lesser amount.
adj.
Being in solution; dissolved.

[From Middle English, loose, porous, from Latin solūtus, past participle of solvere, to loosen; see leu- in Indo-European roots.]

solute

(sɒˈljuːt)
n
(Chemistry) the component of a solution that changes its state in forming the solution or the component that is not present in excess; the substance that is dissolved in another substance. Compare solvent
adj
(Botany) botany rare loose or unattached; free
[C16: from Latin solūtus free, unfettered, from solvere to release]

sol•ute

(ˈsɒl yut, ˈsoʊ lut)

n.
the substance dissolved in a given solution.
[1400–50; late Middle English < Latin solūtus, past participle of solvere to loosen]

sol·ute

(sŏl′yo͞ot)
A substance that is dissolved in another substance, forming a solution.

solute

A substance which dissolves in a solvent to form a solution.
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Noun1.solute - the dissolved matter in a solution; the component of a solution that changes its state
matter - that which has mass and occupies space; "physicists study both the nature of matter and the forces which govern it"
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solute

[sɒˈljuːt] nsoluto
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He suggested I should stay for another trip and meantime dose myself with a certain patent medicine in which his own belief was ab- solute.
Two theoretical chemists have run new computer simulations of water and non-water liquids that help clarify why some liquids dissolve specific solutes better than others.
By combining diffusion with convection, HDF offers efficient removal of small solutes by diffusion, while providing improved removal of larger substances (i.
Thus, solutes like silver and zinc, which have atomic diameters very similar to aluminum, give rise to spherical zones, whereas a solute like copper, which has a diameter 10% smaller than that of aluminum, forms plate-like zones.
The funding will be used to research and develop an implantable self-powered load sensor for total knee replacement health monitoring and to study perivascular transport of solutes from the brain.
This indicates that solutes were accumulating in the shallow zone during summer because of evaporation and were subsequently diluted in winter by rainfall infiltration.
Contract notice: Supply of medicines, solutes and nutrition products.
The transport parameters relative to Pe, R and D were obtained using the computational program Disp (Borges Junior & Ferreira, 2006), which fits the transport parameters comparing the experimental values of the solute concentration with those simulated using the solution of the differential equation of transport of solutes in the soil.
Because the properties of soils affect the transport of solutes in subsurface media, it is necessary to understand the transport behaviour of different solutes through agricultural soils as a function of their properties (texture, organic carbon content, pH).
Au debut des annees 2000, l'entreprise a investi lourdement dans la fabrication des solutes massifs (serums sales et glucoses, ringer lactate, serum de rehydratation, electrolytes.
4) The bile consists of 92% of water and 8% of solutes which include cholesterol, bile salts and bilirubin predominantly.

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