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in·sol·u·ble

 (ĭn-sŏl′yə-bəl)
adj.
1. That cannot be dissolved: insoluble matter.
2. Difficult or impossible to solve or explain; insolvable: insoluble riddles.

[Middle English insolible, from Latin īnsolūbilis : in-, not; see in-1 + solvere, to loosen; see soluble.]

in·sol′u·bil′i·ty, in·sol′u·ble·ness n.
in·sol′u·ble n.
in·sol′u·bly adv.

insoluble

(ɪnˈsɒljʊbəl)
adj
1. (Chemistry) incapable of being dissolved; incapable of forming a solution, esp in water
2. incapable of being solved
inˌsoluˈbility, inˈsolubleness n
inˈsolubly adv

in•sol•u•ble

(ɪnˈsɒl yə bəl)

adj.
1. incapable of being dissolved: insoluble salts.
2. incapable of being solved: an insoluble problem.
[1350–1400; Middle English insolible < Middle French insoluble < Latin insolūbilis; see in-3, soluble]
in•sol`u•bil′i•ty, in•sol′u•ble•ness, n.
in•sol′u•bly, adv.

in·sol·u·ble

(ĭn-sŏl′yə-bəl)
Not capable of being fully dissolved; not soluble.

insoluble

- Can be applied to problems that cannot be solved as well as substances that will not dissolve in liquids.
See also related terms for problems.

insoluble

Describes a substance which does not dissolve in a particular solvent under certain conditions of temperature and pressure.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.insoluble - (of a substance) incapable of being dissolved
soluble - (of a substance) capable of being dissolved in some solvent (usually water)
2.insoluble - admitting of no solution or explanation; "an insoluble doubt"
incomprehensible, inexplicable - incapable of being explained or accounted for; "inexplicable errors"; "left the house at three in the morning for inexplicable reasons"
soluble - susceptible of solution or of being solved or explained; "the puzzle is soluble"
3.insoluble - without hope of solution; "an insoluble problem"
hopeless - without hope because there seems to be no possibility of comfort or success; "in an agony of hopeless grief"; "with a hopeless sigh he sat down"

insoluble

adjective
2. indissoluble, not soluble Carotenes are insoluble in water.
Translations
لا يُحَللا يَذوب
neřešitelnýnerozpustný
uløseliguopløselig
megoldhatatlanoldhatatlan
óleysanleguróuppleysanlegur
neišsprendžiamasnetirpumasnetirpus
neatrisināmsnešķīdi- nāmsnešķīstošs
neriešiteľnýnerozpustný
çözümlenemezçözünmezerimeziçinden çıkılmaz

insoluble

[ɪnˈsɒljʊbl] ADJ [substance] → insoluble; [problem] → sin solución, insoluble

insoluble

[ɪnˈsɒljʊbəl] adj
(which can't be solved) [problem, mystery] → insoluble
(which can't be dissolved) [substance] → insoluble

insoluble

adj
substanceunlöslich
problemunlösbar

insoluble

[ɪnˈsɒljʊbl] adjinsolubile

insoluble

(inˈsoljubl) adjective
1. (of a substance) impossible to dissolve. This chemical is insoluble (in water).
2. (of a problem or difficulty) impossible to solve.
insoluˈbility noun

in·sol·u·ble

a. insoluble, que no se disuelve.

insoluble

adj insoluble
References in classic literature ?
The satisfaction of one's needs- good food, cleanliness, and freedom- now that he was deprived of all this, seemed to Pierre to constitute perfect happiness; and the choice of occupation, that is, of his way of life- now that that was so restricted- seemed to him such an easy matter that he forgot that a superfluity of the comforts of life destroys all joy in satisfying one's needs, while great freedom in the choice of occupation- such freedom as his wealth, his education, and his social position had given him in his own life- is just what makes the choice of occupation insolubly difficult and destroys the desire and possibility of having an occupation.
Fluoride binds insolubly to calcium and magnesium in nerve and muscle cells, thereby shutting down function.
According to both models, the forces of sympathetic attraction (and antipathetic repulsion) work through bodies--they cannot be insolubly constrained by the body's highly porous surface.