Definition of un-ionized in English:

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un-ionized

Pronunciation: /ˌənˈīənīzd/

adjective

Not ionized.
Example sentences
  • When some substances are placed in a solvent, the un-ionized form remains a solid, while some of it ionizes into cations and anions in the solution: CD C + + D - (aq).
  • The adsorption and partition characteristics of un-ionized PCP as compared to ionized PCP molecules in egg-phosphatidylcholine membrane show that un-ionized PCP has greater affinity to the membranes.
  • Nine PA molecules were also grouped in the ratio 6: 3 un-ionized / ionized PA to make a 33% ionized PA monolayer.

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Syllabification: un-i·o·nized

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