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solvent
a liquid substance capable of dissolving other substances
solute
the dissolved substance in a solution
solubility
the ability of one substance to dissolve in another at a given temperature and pressure
concentration
the strength of a solution
heat
the movement of thermal energy from a substance at a higher temperature to one at a lower temperature
temperature
the average kinetic energy of the individual particles
suspension
a mixture in which fine particles are suspended in a fluid where they are supported by buoyancy
colloid
a mixture with properties between those of a solution and fine suspension
solution
a homogeneous mixture of two or more substances
saturated solution
a solution that cannot dissolve any more solute under the given conditions
evaporation
the process of becoming a vapor
surface tension
the uneven forces acting on the particles on the surface of a liquid; as if a thin film was stretch across the surface