hydrosol

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hydrosol

 [hi´dro-sol]
a colloid in which the dispersion medium is a liquid.

hy·dro·sol

(hī'drō-sol),
A colloid in aqueous solution, the particles being in the dispersed or internal phase and the water in the external or dispersion phase. Compare: hydrogel.

hydrosol

Fringe medicine
The aqueous distillate of a plant with a low minimal oil content, which is used in the pseudoscience of aromatherapy.
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