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solubility

 [sol″u-bil´ĭ-te]
the quality of being soluble.

sol·u·bil·i·ty

(sol'yū-bil'i-tē), Avoid the misspelling/mispronunciation soluability.
The property of being soluble.

solubility

/sol·u·bil·i·ty/ (sol″u-bil´ĭ-te) quality of being soluble; susceptibility of being dissolved.

solubility

[sol′yəbil′itē]
Etymology: L, solubilis, able to dissolve
1 the maximum amount of a solute that can dissolve in a specific solvent under a given temperature and pressure.
2 the concentration of a solute in a solvent at its saturation point. soluble, adj.

sol·u·bil·i·ty

(solyū-bili-tē)
The property of being soluble.

solubility

the amount of a substance that will dissolve in a given amount of another substance.

sol·u·bil·i·ty

(solyū-bili-tē)
The property of being soluble.

solubility (sol´ūbil´itē),

n the quality or fact of being soluble; susceptible to being dissolved.

solubility

the quality of being soluble.

solubility coefficient
in anesthetics, a measure of the distribution of anesthetic agent between blood and gas and between blood and tissue. The greater the solubility, the greater the uptake of anesthetic agent by blood and the slower the period of induction and recovery.
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