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sol·u·bil·i·ty

 (sŏl′yə-bĭl′ĭ-tē)
n. pl. sol·u·bil·i·ties
1. The quality or condition of being soluble.
2. The amount of a substance that can be dissolved in a given amount of solvent.
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solubility

(ˌsɒljʊˈbɪlɪtɪ)
n, pl -ties
1. (Chemistry) the ability of a substance to dissolve; quality of being soluble
2. (Chemistry) a measure of this ability for a particular substance in a particular solvent, equal to the quantity of substance dissolving in a fixed quantity of solvent to form a saturated solution under specified temperature and pressure. It is expressed in grams per cubic decametre, grams per hundred grams of solvent, moles per mole, etc
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sol•u•bil•i•ty

(ˌsɒl yəˈbɪl ɪ ti)

n.
the quality or property of being soluble; relative capability of being dissolved.
[1670–80]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.solubility - the quantity of a particular substance that can dissolve in a particular solvent (yielding a saturated solution)
definite quantity - a specific measure of amount
solution - a homogeneous mixture of two or more substances; frequently (but not necessarily) a liquid solution; "he used a solution of peroxide and water"
2.solubility - the property (of a problem or difficulty) that makes it possible to solve
property - a basic or essential attribute shared by all members of a class; "a study of the physical properties of atomic particles"
insolubility, unsolvability - the property (of a problem or difficulty) that makes it impossible to solve
3.solubility - the quality of being soluble and easily dissolved in liquid
quality - an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone; "the quality of mercy is not strained"--Shakespeare
insolubility - the quality of being insoluble and difficult to dissolve in liquid
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Translations
liukoisuus
løselighet

solubility

[ˌsɒljʊˈbɪlɪtɪ] Nsolubilidad f
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solubility

n
(of problem)Lösbarkeit f
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solubility

[ˌsɒljʊˈbɪlɪtɪ] nsolubilità
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In general, high solubilities at low or mid-range blend levels were observed for PTFE, PP, and PETG.
In this work, the solubilities of NaCl in the ternary parameters of (NaCl + C[H.sub.3]OH + [H.sub.2]O) were studied with the isothermal dissolution method at 298.15, 308.15, and 318.15 K for the first time.
Wang, "Experimental determination of MoO3 and WO3 solubilities in supercritical fluids," Acta Petrologica Sinica, vol.
In this work, carbon dioxide solubilities and ionic speciation has been correlated in aqueous solutions of MEA, DEA, MDEA and AMP.
[5] used a quartz helix microbalance to measure solubilities and diffusivities of n-hexane, n-heptane, and benzene in polyethylene.
The asymmetric membrane capsule (AMC) consists of core containing drug material covered by an asymmetricmembrane [6, 7].Higher rate of water influx is one of the main advantages of asymmetricmembrane capsule allowing the drug release with lower osmotic pressures or lower solubilities [8].
Knowledge of these solubilities is a prerequisite for understanding drug uptake and distribution, and hence the rational use of that drug.
Gbenle and Onyekachi [16] observed that the minimum solubilities for groundnut, soya bean and melon seed were at [P.sup.H] 4.0-6.0.
This is followed by a general classification of renal and salivary calculi based on their formation mechanism and a review of the solubilities of calcium and magnesium phosphates, along with their relevance to normal and pathological mineralization.
In addition, work with plant extractions has uncovered a new route for essential oil deterpenation, since the different solubilities of terpenes and oxygenates in superheated water make selective extraction possible.
The concentrations are, in general, discontinuous across ply layer boundaries due to differences in solubilities. However, for the steady state problem any difference in the fluxes across the ply boundaries can be attributed to oxidation.