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solution a homogeneous mixture
colloid a heterogeneous mixture in which the particles are between 1 nm and 100 nm
deliquescent removes water from the air and forms a solution
desiccant a drying agent
effloresce losing water of hydration to the air
electrolyte an aqueous solution that conducts electricity
emulsion a colloidal dispersion of liquids in liquids
hygroscopic salts and other compounds that remove moisture from the air
immiscible liquids or gases that will not dissolve in each other
miscible liquids or gases that partially or fully dissolve in each other
nonelectrolyte a solution that does not conduct electricity
saturated dissolved material equal to the solubility value for that temperature
solute the substance being dissolved
solvent the substance doing the dissolving
solvation the process that occurs when a solute dissolves
surfactant a wetting agent
suspension a mixture from which particles settle out
tyndall effect scattering of visible light by colloidal particles
unsaturated solution that contains less solute than the standard
Created by: Volleyball1997



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