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1. Relating to or designating the molality of a solution.
2. Of or designating a solution that contains one mole of solute in 1 kilogram of solvent.
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(Chemistry) chem of or consisting of a solution containing one mole of solute per thousand grams of solvent
[C20: from mole4 + -al1]
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describing a solution containing one mole of solute per kilogram of solvent.
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|Adj.||1.||molal - designating a solution containing one mole of solute per kilogram of solvent|
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