Skip to Content

solute

Pronunciation: sol'ut

Definition: The dissolved substance in a solution.

[L. solutus, dissolved, pp. of solvo, to dissolve]

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.

Hide