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dissolve

 [dĭ-zolv´]
1. to cause a substance to pass into solution.
2. to pass into solution.

dis·solve

(di-zolv'),
To change or cause to change from a solid to a dispersed form by immersion in a fluid of suitable properties.
[L. dis-solvo, pp. -solutus, to loose asunder, to dissolve]

dissolve

/dis·solve/ (dĭ-zolv´)
1. to cause a substance to pass into solution.
2. to pass into solution.

dissolve

to disperse the molecules or ions of one substance throughout the bulk of another substance.

dis·solve

(di-zolv')
To change or cause to change from a solid to a dispersed form by immersion in a fluid of suitable properties.
[L. dis-solvo, pp. -solutus, to loose asunder, to dissolve]

dis·solve

(di-zolv')
To change or cause to change from a solid to a dispersed form by immersion in a fluid of suitable properties.
[L. dis-solvo, pp. -solutus, to loose asunder, to dissolve]

dissolve

1. to cause a substance to pass into solution.
2. to pass into solution.
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A solvent is a substance, usually liquid, that will dissolve another substance.