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dissolution

 [dis″o-loo´shun]
1. the process in which one substance is dissolved in another.
2. separation of a compound into its components by chemical action.
4. death.

dissolution

/dis·so·lu·tion/ (dis″ah-loo´shun)
1. the process in which one substance is passed in another.
2. separation of a compound into its components by chemical action.
4. death.

dissolution

[dis′əlo̅o̅′shən]
Etymology: L, dis + solvere, to loosen
1 the separation of a complex chemical compound into simpler molecules.
2 the dissolving of chemical substances into a homogenous solution.
3 the loss of mental powers.

dissolution

1. the process in which one substance is dissolved in another.
2. separation of a compound into its components by chemical action.
3. liquefaction.
4. death.
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According to the SCOTT(R) Clog Clinic, not all toilet paper is alike or created equally, the difference lies in its dissolvability -- the rate at which toilet paper disintegrates and dissolves in water.
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