Variant of emulsion
- Pharmacy such a suspension used as a vehicle for medication
- Photog. a suspension of a salt of silver, platinum, etc. in gelatin or collodion, used to coat plates, film, and paper
Origin: Modern Latin emulsio ; from Classical Latin emulsus, past participle of emulgere, to milk or drain out ; from e-, out plush mulgere, to milk
- emulsive adjective
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