Meaning of SOLVATE in English

SOLVATE

— solvation , n.

/sol"vayt/ , n. , v. , solvated, solvating . Chem.

n.

1. a compound formed by the interaction of a solvent and a solute.

v.t.

2. to convert into a solvate.

[ 1900-05; SOLV(ENT) + -ATE 1 ]

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