See colloidal.

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  • colloidally — adverb in a colloidal manner particles were colloidally dispersed in the medium • Derived from adjective: ↑colloidal * * * adverb see colloidal …   Useful english dictionary

  • colloidally — adverb see colloid …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • colloidally — adverb With respect to colloids …   Wiktionary

  • colloidally — adv. with a colloid (sticky substance made up of particles that do not dissolve in other matter) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • colloidally — col·loi·dal·ly …   English syllables

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  • colloid — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary coll + oid Date: circa 1852 1. a gelatinous or mucinous substance found normally in the thyroid and also in diseased tissue 2. a. a substance that consists of particles dispersed …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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