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(Chemistry) chem a system consisting of a suspension of solid particles in a liquid
sus•pen•soid (səˈspɛn sɔɪd)
Physical Chem. a sol having a solid disperse phase.
References in periodicals archive
Overbeek, "Theory of Stability of Lyophobic Colloids
," Elsevier, Amsterdam (1948).
Theory of the Stability of Lyophobic Colloids
, Elsevier, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 1949.
Lyophilic colloids are thermodynamically stable and lyophobic colloids
are thermodynamically unstable, which will be reflected in their settling behavior.