Colligative



[kol-i-gey-tiv] /ˈkɒl ɪˌgeɪ tɪv/

adjective, Physical Chemistry.
1.
(of the properties of a substance) depending on the number of molecules or atoms rather than on their nature.
/kəˈlɪɡətɪv/
adjective
1.
(of a physical property of a substance) depending on the concentrations of atoms, ions, and molecules that are present rather than on their nature

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