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immiscible

 [ĭ-mis´ĭ-b'l]
not susceptible to being mixed.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

im·mis·ci·ble

(i-mis'i-bĕl),
Incapable of mutual solution, for example, oil and water.
[L. im-misceo, to mix in (in + misceo)]
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