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  • n. The quality of being insoluble

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The quality or state of being insoluble or not dissolvable, as in a fluid.
  • n. The quality of being inexplicable or insolvable.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Lack of solubility; incapability of being dissolved.
  • n. Incapability of being solved, as a problem or a doubt; inexplicability.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the quality of being insoluble and difficult to dissolve in liquid
  • n. the property (of a problem or difficulty) that makes it impossible to solve

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