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(wô′tər-sŏl′yə-bəl, wŏt′ər-)
Soluble in water.



water soluble

(Chemistry) soluble in water


capable of dissolving in water.
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Adj.1.water-soluble - soluble in water
soluble - (of a substance) capable of being dissolved in some solvent (usually water)


[ˈwɔːtəˈsɒljʊbl] ADJsoluble en agua


[ˌwɔːtəˈsɒljʊbl] adjidrosolubile, solubile in acqua
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This proprietary water-soluble pumpkin seed and soy extract can significantly improve urinary incontinence in postmenopausal women and thereby improve mobility and quality of life in affected individuals.
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The activity of all water-soluble antioxidants in each honey was compared to that of ascorbic acid, or vitamin C--the gold standard.
It had to be fat-soluble, and this alone had to make its molecular structure considerably different from the trace substance, essential to life, that cured beri-beri, since that was water-soluble.
Altea Therapeutics is poised to make significant contributions to pharmaceutical products with its development of the PassPort[TM] Transdermal System for the delivery of proteins, carbohydrates and highly water-soluble low-molecular-weight drugs," commented Dr.
The quality parameters - Potassium-magnesium fertilizer granular- Contents K2O 40% potassium in the form of potassium chloride is readily soluble KClMgO 6% water soluble magnesiumNa2O 3% water-soluble sodiumSO3 12% of water-soluble sulfur.
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Biova is a market leader for water-soluble egg membrane ingredients, "increased market interest in our water-soluble branded ingredients and expanded global opportunities are the driving forces behind this agreement," said Matt Stegenga, Biova director of sales and marketing.