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  • adj. Not aqueous.


non- +‎ aqueous (Wiktionary)


  • Gulton Industries neatly solved this problem by using a nonaqueous compound with oxygen in it to oxidize the lithium and another chemical which ionizes the electrolyte to make it highly conductive.

    Modern Mechanix

  • Volume estimation light nonaqueous phase liquids porous media

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  • While a small amount of TCE may dissolve in groundwater – possibly contaminating drinking water – it may also form pools of dense nonaqueous phase liquid (DNAPL) as a “plume,” or it may volatilize, possibly resulting in emission as a soil vapor gas.

    TCE contamination of groundwater


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