from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Of, pertaining to, or consisting of a colloid
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Pertaining to, or of the nature of, colloids.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Of, pertaining to, or of the nature of a colloid.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of or relating to or having the properties of a colloid
Sorry, no etymologies found.
I think I'm going to continue doing exactly what I'm doing: drinking and cooling with bottled water, bathing and washing in colloidal silver-purified tap water (our house is only 8 years old) and investigating alternatives. lbc
A FilterPure filter is a round ceramic pot made of clay, a combustible material like saw dust or rice husks and a naturally occurring antibacterial called colloidal silver.
This study covers the world market for specialty silicas, including precipitated silica, fumed silica, silica gel, and silica sol (also known as colloidal silica).
One example: New promotions on the Web assert that swine flu - and many other ailments - can be eradicated by using so-called colloidal silver, a mixture that includes very fine silver particles.
You need oats ground to a powder - called colloidal oatmeal.
And some, such as colloidal silver, can actually be dangerous.
Also, there are things that work and that apparently the bacteria do not develop resistance to, such as colloidal silver.
The creation and inter - pretation of allegorical texts seems to depend on an acceptance of syncretism, the kind of colloidal mixture of religious, philosophical, and cultural beliefs which particularly marks the Hellenistic Age, the second century A.D., and the High Renaissance, although in the Renaissance syncretism is strongly aesthetic in its combination of elements.
But even more cynically, he tells patients they have this non-disease, and then sells them worthless "cures" such as colloidal silver.
When I did further research on the kind of colloidal silver to get, I found out that the smallest particles possible and the heaviest concentration of particles were the most beneficial.