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solvent

adjective able to pay, clear of encumbrance, creditworthy, financially sound, in good financial condition, moneyed, not owing, out of debt, owing nothing, with funds, with good credit
Associated concepts: solvent debt
Foreign phrases: Id solum nostrum quod debitis deductis nostrum est.That only is ours which remains to us after deduction of our debts.
See also: solid, solution, sound, substance

SOLVENT. One who has sufficient to pay his debts, and all obligations. Dig. 50, 16, 114.

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After extraction with non-polar solvents such as hexane or dichloromethane, soils contain less non-polar organic material and could, therefore, be expected to be less water repellent.
Chemical sensitization: Reagents shall be incorporated into the paper that will exhibit marked chemical reaction (in the form of various stains) to render detectable attempts to alter the document using various chemicals which are classified according to the following families: Polar solvents, non-polar solvents, acids, alkalis and bleach.
BGP: Brilliant General Purpose Series for non-polar solvents such as A _type gravure, make-and-use water-based coatings, and some plastisol applications
Acetic acid is completely miscible in water and many other polar and non-polar solvents.
for the non-polar part of the chains (34), the presence of H-bonds, which act as physical crosslinks, may hinder non-polar solvents from swelling PA66, thus limiting the absorbed amount of solvent.