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 (hī′drə-sôl′, -sōl′, -sŏl′)
A colloid with water as the dispersing medium.

hy′dro·sol′ic (-sŏl′ĭk) adj.
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(Chemistry) chem a sol that has water as its liquid phase
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(ˈhaɪ drəˌsɔl, -ˌsɒl)

a colloidal suspension in water.
[1860–65; hydro-1 + sol (ution)]
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Since textiles decompose at high temperatures, we chose the route known as the hydrosol route, which uses water-based sols to produce the coatings.
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