1. noun
A complex formed by the attachment of solvent molecules to that of a solute
2. verb
To form such a complex upon solution

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  • solvate — solv•ate [[t]ˈsɒl veɪt[/t]] n. v. at•ed, at•ing 1) chem. a chemical compound formed by the interaction of a solvent and a solute 2) chem. to convert into a solvate • Etymology: 1900–05; solv ( ent) + ate I solv•a′tion, n …   From formal English to slang

  • solvate — /ˈsɒlveɪt/ (say solvayt) Chemistry –noun 1. a substance formed by solvation. –verb (t) (solvated, solvating) 2. to convert into a solvate …   Australian-English dictionary

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