a compound formed by the interaction of a solvent and a solute.
verb (used with object), solvated, solvating.
to convert into a solvate.
(chem) to undergo, cause to undergo, or partake in solvation
noun 1. a compound formed by the interaction of a solvent and a solute. verb (used with object), solvated, solvating. 2. to convert into a solvate. noun 1. the process in which there is some chemical association between the molecules of a solute and those of the solvent. An example is an aqueous solution of […]
noun 1. Ernest [ur-nist;; French er-nest] /ˈɜr nɪst;; French ɛrˈnɛst/ (Show IPA), 1838–1922, Belgian chemist.
noun 1. a process for manufacturing sodium carbonate whereby a concentrated solution of sodium chloride is saturated with ammonia, carbon dioxide is passed through it, and the product is calcined. Solvay process /ˈsɒlveɪ/ noun 1. an industrial process for manufacturing sodium carbonate. Carbon dioxide is passed into a solution of sodium chloride saturated with ammonia. […]
verb (used with object), solved, solving. 1. to find the answer or explanation for; clear up; explain: to solve the mystery of the missing books. 2. to work out the answer or solution to (a mathematical problem). verb (transitive) 1. to find the explanation for or solution to (a mystery, problem, etc) 2. (maths) to […]