/səˈspɛnsɔɪd/ (say suh'spensoyd)

noun Chemistry
a sol in which the disperse phase is solid.
{blend of suspension and colloid}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • suspensoid — SUSPENSOÍD, suspensoizi, s.m. (chim.) Dispersie coloidală a unui solid într un lichid [pl. şi: (n.) suspensoide] – Din fr. suspensoïde. Trimis de ionel, 29.07.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  suspensoíd s. m., pl. suspensoízi …   Dicționar Român

  • suspensoid — [sə spen′soid΄] n. [ SUSPENS(ION) + (COLL)OID] a system of solid, colloidal particles suspended in a liquid …   English World dictionary

  • suspensoid — liofobinis koloidas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Koloidas, kurio dispersinė fazė nesąveikauja su dispersine terpe. atitikmenys: angl. lyophobic colloid; suspensoid rus. лиофобный коллоид; суспензоид …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • suspensoid — /seuh spen soyd/, n. Physical Chem. a sol having a solid disperse phase. Cf. emulsoid. [1920 25; SUSPENS(ION) + (COLL)OID] * * * …   Universalium

  • suspensoid — A colloidal solution in which the dispersed particles are solid and lyophobe or hydrophobe and are therefore sharply demarcated from the fluid in which they are suspended. SYN: hydrophobic colloid, lyophobic colloid, suspension colloid.… …   Medical dictionary

  • suspensoid — sus·pen·soid …   English syllables

  • suspensoid — sus•pen•soid [[t]səˈspɛn sɔɪd[/t]] n. chem. phys. chem. a sol having a solid disperse phase • Etymology: 1920–25; suspens (ion) + (coll) oid …   From formal English to slang

  • suspensoid — səˈspen(t)ˌsȯid noun ( s) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary suspension + colloid 1. : a colloidal system in which the dispersed particles are solid not used scientifically; compare emulsoid 1 2 …   Useful english dictionary

  • colloid — 1. Aggregates of atoms or molecules in a finely divided state (submicroscopic), dispersed in a gaseous, liquid, or solid medium, and resisting sedimentation, diffusion, and filtration, thus differing from precipitates. SEE ALSO: hydrocolloid …   Medical dictionary

  • polysuspensoid — /pol ee seuh spen soyd/, n. Physical Chem. a suspensoid in which the solid particles are polydisperse. [POLY + SUSPENSOID] * * * …   Universalium

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