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See also: soluté

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin solutus.

AdjectiveEdit

solute (comparative more solute, superlative most solute)

  1. Loose; free; liberal
    a solute interpretation
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Francis Bacon to this entry?)
  2. Relaxed, hence, merry; cheerful
    • Young
      A brow solute, and ever-laughing eye.
  3. Able to be dissolved; soluble
    a solute salt
  4. (botany) Not adhering; loose; opposed to adnate
    a solute stipule

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NounEdit

solute (plural solutes)

  1. Any substance that is dissolved in a liquid solvent to create a solution

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VerbEdit

solute (third-person singular simple present solutes, present participle soluting, simple past and past participle soluted)

  1. (obsolete) To dissolve.
  2. (obsolete) To absolve.
    to solute sin
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Bale to this entry?)

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LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

solute

  1. vocative masculine singular of solutus

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