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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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Here, OSN technology separates charged or uncharged organic compounds from an organic solvent.
Treatment with organic solvents for the delignification of rice husk was optimized by varying the concentration of solvents, changing the temperature, duration of the treatment and by adding or removing the catalyst.
The synthesized sorbents can adsorb oil products and their derivatives, including organic solvents.
The conic top of centrifuge vial attached to a capillary tube makes it suitable for easy collection of micro volumes of the floated organic solvent on the surface of the aqueous sample.
Most organic solvents are highly volatile and enter the body through the lungs, but can also enter through the mouth and skin.
The SF was then used as subjected for study the effect of organic solvents.
Oil shale organic matter is known to a large extent consist of kerogen, a macromolecular network, which is largely insoluble in solvents and that swells when immersed in certain organic solvent.
Therefore investigation on the behavior of enzymes from moderately halophilic bacteria in the presence of organic solvents may lead to obtain new information on enzymes with organic solvent-tolerant potential.
A brine-cooled condenser and low-temperature condensation unit with liquid nitrogen allow the organic solvents to be almost completely recovered.
BEIRUT: American University of Beirut professor Iman Nuwayhid, who teaches occupational health, has received a $200,000 grant from the US National Institutes of Health to conduct a two-year study on the exposure and neurotoxic effects of organic solvents in working adolescents in Lebanon, AUB said in statement issued Monday.
Contains organic solvents, non-ionic surfactants, alkalinity builders and organic and inorganic inhibitors in a water base.