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Not volatile; unable to be vaporized.
- ‘The underlying principle is fairly straightforward: all organic material, animals and vegetables, contains fatty acids, albeit often in large involatile fat molecules.’
- ‘It is an apparatus for delivering an involatile reagent in gaseous form, wherein an involatile reagent source liquid is flash vaporized on a vaporization matrix structure at elevated temperature.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.