from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective changed from a solid to a liquid state by increase of temperature; melted. Opposite of unmelted.
  • adjective sundered by divorce, separation, or desertion; -- of social bonds and relations.
  • adjective diffused into a liquid of differing chemical composition, forming a stable solution; -- said of chemical substances.

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  • adjective that has been disintegrated in a solvent
  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of dissolve.

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  • adjective (of solid matter) reduced to a liquid form


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