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Medical Term:

dissolve

Pronunciation: di-zolv'

Definition: To change or cause to change from a solid to a dispersed form by immersion in a fluid of suitable properties.

[L. dis-solvo, pp. -solutus, to loose asunder, to dissolve]

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