insoluble

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From Old French, from Latin insolubilis (in- + solubilis).

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insoluble (comparative more insoluble, superlative most insoluble)

  1. That cannot be dissolved.
  2. That cannot be solved; unsolvable; insolvable.
  3. That cannot be explained; mysterious or inexplicable.
  4. That cannot be broken down; dispersed

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin insolubilis.

Adjective[edit]

insoluble (masculine and feminine, plural insolubles)

  1. (chemistry) insoluble
  2. (mathematics) insoluble

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