solvent

a liquid in which solids will dissolve

Solvent

A solvent (from the Latin solvō, `I loosen, untie, I solve`) is a substance that dissolves a solute (a chemically different liquid, solid or gas), resulting in a solution. A solvent is usually a liquid but can also be a solid or a gas. The maximum quantity of solute that can dissolve in a specific volume of solvent varies with temperature. Comm.....
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solvent

Any solution capable of dissolving a solute. In the electronics industry, aqueous, semi-aqueous and non-ozone-depleting solvents are used. As used when referring to fluxes, the ‘solvent` is the liquid carrier for the flux ingredients, which allows even distribution of the flux material. During the pre-heating of the board the solvent is inte...
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solvent

The most abundant component in a solution.
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Solvent

This means that a firm is able to meet its financial obligations as they fall due. :: Revenue (7th Edition)
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Solvent

• (a.) Having the power of dissolving; dissolving; as, a solvent fluid. • (a.) Able or sufficient to pay all just debts; as, a solvent merchant; the estate is solvent. • (n.) A substance (usually liquid) suitable for, or employed in, solution, or in dissolving something; as, water is the appropriate solvent of most salts, alcohol of ...
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solvent

(L. solvens) 1. dissolving; effecting a solution. 2. a liquid that dissolves or that is capable of dissolving; the component of a solution that is present in greater amount.
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solvent

(sol´vәnt) capable of dissolving other material. the substance, usually a liquid, in which another substance (the solute) is dissolved to form a solution.
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solvent

1. <chemistry> Dissolving, effecting a solution. ... 2. A liquid that dissolves or that is capable of dissolving, the component of a solution that is present in greater amount. ... Origin: L. Solvens ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
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solvent

adjective capable of meeting financial obligations
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Solvent

[producer] Solvent is the stage name used by electronic producer and remixer Jason Amm (b. 1972; Zimbabwe). Although his music has been included in the electroclash movement (as his track `My Radio` appeared on Ghostly International`s 2002 compilation album Disco Nouveau), many of Solvent`s tracks fall under the intelligent dance music or e...
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Solvent

Sol'vent (sŏl'v e nt) adjective [ Latin solvens , present participle of solvere . See Solvable .] 1. Having the power of dissolving; dissolving; as, a solvent fluid. 'The solvent body.' Boyle. 2. Able or sufficient to pay all j...
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Solvent

Sol'vent noun (Chemistry) A substance (usually liquid) suitable for, or employed in, solution, or in dissolving something; as, water is the appropriate solvent of most salts, alcohol of resins, ether of fats, and mercury or acids of metals, etc. 2. That which resolves; as, a so...
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Solvent

A chemical substance capable of thinning or reducing the viscosity of ink, coating or adhesives. Specifically, a solvent is a liquid that dissolves another substance.
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Solvent

A dissolving, thinning or reducing agent. Specifically, a solvent is a liquid that dissolves another substance
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Solvent

A liquid capable of dissolving or dispersing another substance (for example, acetone or mineral spir
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solvent

a liquid substance capable of dissolving other substances
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Solvent

a liquid that can dissolve a substance.
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solvent

A liquid that is able to dissolve a solid.
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Solvent

A liquid that will dissolve a substance, forming a solution. See Organic solvents listing.
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solvent

a liquid used to dissolve another substance.
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solvent

a liquid used to dissolve another substance.
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solvent

A solvent is a liquid that has the ability to dissolve, suspend or extract other materials, without chemical change to the material or solvent. Solvents make it possible to process, apply, clean or separate materials. Water is an inorganic solvent. Organi
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Solvent

A solvent is a liquid that has the ability to dissolve, suspend or extract other materials, without chemical change to the material or solvent. Solvents make it possible to process, apply, clean or separate materials. Water is an inorganic solvent. Organic solvents include hydrocarbon solvents, oxygenated solvents and chlorinated solvents.
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solvent

A solvent is a substance capable of reataining its physical state whilst forming a homogenous mixture with one or more substances. Some common solvents are listed below:
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