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aqueous

Pronunciation: /ˈeɪkwiəs/

Translation of aqueous in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • [rock] sedimentario
    Example sentences
    • It consists of isopropyl alcohol in aqueous solution at two different dilutions.
    • In this process the ether is shaken with an organic solute in aqueous solution.
    • This is carried out using an aqueous solution of hydrogen iodide reacting in the presence of red phosphorus.

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