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dissolve

 [dĭ-zolv´]
1. to cause a substance to pass into solution.
2. to pass into solution.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

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]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

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]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

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]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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O aumento da disponibilidade de protocolos terapeuticos que visam a dissolver os calculos urinarios, bem como a preconizacao de terapia preventiva, indica que a analise adequada do urolito e essencial para a utilizacao correta dessas recomendacoes.
The speed of this dissolver can be controlled to suit the product by means of an individually adjustable frequency regulator, so that even particles of extremely different sizes can be mixed with optimum results.
These pieces are then dropped through a rotatable chute into one of three dissolver baskets inside the dissolver vessel which is filled with nitric acid.
Experiments to determine the toxicity of commercially available dishwashing liquids (Palmolive [R], Dawn[R] and Joy[R]) and household cleaners (409[R], Fantastik[R], Fantastik[R] Orange, Dawn[R] Power Dissolver, and Greased Lightning[R]) against cockroaches were conducted with two application techniques, spray and immersion.
This flour (flour A) was prepared by mixing one part of raw flour and one part of water (1:1 flour: water, w/w) in a homogenizer (Cowles Dissolver, Model 1 V-G, Serial LA 266, The Cowles Dissolver Co., Inc., Cayuga, New York, USA).
Conventional processes are carried out discontinuously on a combination of an internal mixer with a single-screw extruder or on a dissolver with gear pump.
Conventional processes used so far are carried out discontinuously on a combination of an internal mixer with a single screw extruder or on a dissolver with gear pump.
In clinical trials to date, alfimeprase has shown potential as an easily administered, rapid acting clot dissolver with a favorable safety profile and attractive dosing schedule."
APPLICATION: This research outlines how pulp producers can achieve goals including low ash pulp, low dichloromethane (DCM) pulp, or elimination of talc from their process, through use of the proprietary pitch dissolver dispersant tested.
It is a thrombolytic agent or blood clot dissolver that is intended to directly degrade fibrin when delivered through a catheter at the site of a blood clot.
"Hamlet insults Ophelia [because she is] a potential dissolver of gentle families," meaning that his own blood would become bad in her, as that of Gertrude is doing from mixing with Claudius'.