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Mixture vs. Solution

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Mixturenoun

The act of mixing.

‘The mixture of sulphuric acid and water produces heat.’;

Solutionnoun

A homogeneous mixture, which may be liquid, gas or solid, formed by dissolving one or more substances.

Mixturenoun

Something produced by mixing.

‘An alloy is a mixture of two metals.’;

Solutionnoun

An act, plan or other means, used or proposed, to solve a problem.

Mixturenoun

Something that consists of diverse elements.

‘The day was a mixture of sunshine and showers.’;

Solutionnoun

The answer to a problem.

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Mixturenoun

A medicinal compound.

‘A teaspoonful of the mixture to be taken three times daily after meals’;

Solutionnoun

(marketing) A product, service or suite thereof.

Mixturenoun

(India) A mix of different dry foods as a snack, especially chevda or Bombay mix.

Solutionnoun

Satisfaction of a claim or debt.

Mixturenoun

The act of mixing, or the state of being mixed; as, made by a mixture of ingredients.

Solutionnoun

The act of dissolving, especially of a solid by a fluid; dissolution.

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Mixturenoun

That which results from mixing different ingredients together; a compound; as, to drink a mixture of molasses and water; - also, a medley.

‘There is also a mixture of good and evil wisely distributed by God, to serve the ends of his providence.’;

Solutionnoun

The act of separating the parts of any body, or the condition of undergoing a separation of parts; disruption; breach.

‘In all bodies there is an appetite of union and evitation of solution of continuity.’;

Mixturenoun

An ingredient entering into a mixed mass; an additional ingredient.

‘Cicero doubts whether it were possible for a community to exist that had not a prevailing mixture of piety in its constitution.’;

Solutionnoun

The act of solving, or the state of being solved; the disentanglement of any intricate problem or difficult question; explanation; clearing up; - used especially in mathematics, either of the process of solving an equation or problem, or the result of the process.

Mixturenoun

A kind of liquid medicine made up of many ingredients; esp., as opposed to solution, a liquid preparation in which the solid ingredients are not completely dissolved.

Solutionnoun

The state of being dissolved or disintegrated; resolution; disintegration.

‘It is unquestionably an enterprise of more promise to assail the nations in their hour of faintness and solution, than at a time when magnificent and seductive systems of worship were at their height of energy and splendor.’;

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Mixturenoun

A mass of two or more ingredients, the particles of which are separable, independent, and uncompounded with each other, no matter how thoroughly and finely commingled; - contrasted with a compound and solution; thus, gunpowder is a mechanical mixture of carbon, sulphur, and niter.

Solutionnoun

The act or process by which a body (whether solid, liquid, or gaseous) is absorbed into a liquid, and, remaining or becoming fluid, is diffused throughout the solvent; also, the product resulting from such absorption.

Mixturenoun

An organ stop, comprising from two to five ranges of pipes, used only in combination with the foundation and compound stops; - called also furniture stop. It consists of high harmonics, or overtones, of the ground tone.

Solutionnoun

Release; deliverance; discharge.

Mixturenoun

(chemistry) a substance consisting of two or more substances mixed together (not in fixed proportions and not with chemical bonding)

Solutionnoun

The termination of a disease; resolution.

Mixturenoun

any foodstuff made by combining different ingredients;

‘he volunteered to taste her latest concoction’; ‘he drank a mixture of beer and lemonade’;

Solutionnoun

a homogeneous mixture of two or more substances; frequently (but not necessarily) a liquid solution;

‘he used a solution of peroxide and water’;

Mixturenoun

a collection containing a variety of sorts of things;

‘a great assortment of cars was on display’; ‘he had a variety of disorders’; ‘a veritable smorgasbord of religions’;

Solutionnoun

a statement that solves a problem or explains how to solve the problem;

‘they were trying to find a peaceful solution’; ‘the answers were in the back of the book’; ‘he computed the result to four decimal places’;

Mixturenoun

an event that combines things in a mixture;

‘a gradual mixture of cultures’;

Solutionnoun

a method for solving a problem;

‘the easy solution is to look it up in the handbook’;

Mixturenoun

the act of mixing together;

‘paste made by a mix of flour and water’; ‘the mixing of sound channels in the recording studio’;

Solutionnoun

the set of values that give a true statement when substituted into an equation

Mixture

In chemistry, a mixture is a material made up of two or more different substances which are not chemically combined. A mixture is the physical combination of two or more substances in which the identities are retained and are mixed in the form of solutions, suspensions and colloids.Mixtures are one product of mechanically blending or mixing chemical substances such as elements and compounds, without chemical bonding or other chemical change, so that each ingredient substance retains its own chemical properties and makeup.

Solutionnoun

the successful action of solving a problem;

‘the solution took three hours’;

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