Polyvinylpyrrolidone



[pol-ee-vahyn-l-pi-roh-li-dohn, -rol-i-] /ˌpɒl iˌvaɪn l pɪˈroʊ lɪˌdoʊn, -ˈrɒl ɪ-/

noun, Chemistry.
1.
a white, amorphous, water-soluble powder, (C 6 H 9 NO) n , used chiefly as a vehicle in the manufacture of pharmaceuticals.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Polyvinyl-resin

    noun, Chemistry. 1. any of the class of thermoplastic resins derived by the polymerization or copolymerization of a vinyl compound: used chiefly as adhesives, sizing agents, and coatings. noun 1. any of a class of thermoplastic resins that are made by polymerizing or copolymerizing a vinyl compound. The commonest type is PVC

  • Polyvoltine

    [pol-ee-vohl-teen, -tn] /ˌpɒl iˈvoʊl tin, -tn/ adjective 1. .



  • Polywater

    [pol-ee-waw-ter, -wot-er] /ˈpɒl iˌwɔ tər, -ˌwɒt ər/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a subtance mistakenly identified as a form of , now known to be containing ions from glass or quartz.

  • Polyxena

    /pɒˈlɪksɪnə/ noun 1. (Greek myth) a daughter of King Priam of Troy, who was sacrificed on the command of Achilles’ ghost



Disclaimer: Polyvinylpyrrolidone definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.