semidilute etymology

English word semidilute comes from English dilute, English semi- (Half. Partial, incomplete. Somewhat, rather, quasi-.)

Detailed word origin of semidilute

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
dilute English (eng) Having a low concentration.. Weak; reduced in strength due to dilution, diluted. (intransitive) To become attenuated, thin, or weak.. (transitive) To make thinner by adding solvent to a solution; especially by adding water.. (transitive) To weaken, especially by adding a foreign substance.. (transitive, stock market) To cause the value of individual shares to decrease by increasing the total [...]
semi- English (eng) Half. Partial, incomplete. Somewhat, rather, quasi-.
semidilute English (eng) Moderately dilute.

Words with the same origin as semidilute

Descendants of dilute
dilutable dilutant dilutive
Descendants of semi-
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