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involatile

Syllabification: in·vol·a·tile
Pronunciation: /inˈvälədl
 
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Definition of involatile in English:

adjective

Not volatile; unable to be vaporized.
Example sentences
  • The underlying principle is fairly straightforward: all organic material, animals and vegetables, contains fatty acids, albeit often in large involatile fat molecules.
  • It is an apparatus for delivering an involatile reagent in gaseous form, wherein an involatile reagent source liquid is flash vaporized on a vaporization matrix structure at elevated temperature.

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