immiscible immiscible  /ɪ ˈmɪ sə bəl/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) (chemistry, physics) incapable of mixing

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Usage(s):

  1. According to Haacke, the viewer may enjoy the tubes full of immiscible liquids tumbling in colorful turbulence just as curiosity pieces or get a personal esthetic bang from them.
  2. The two sides seem immiscible systems of culture and thought and history, colliding validities, all perfectly coherent within themselves.

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  • NWTR adds new acres in Oklahoma.

    On Dec. 4, 2013 New Western Energy (NWTR) announced that it had acquired an 80 acre oil lease adjacent to its Winchester and Thomas leases in Rogers County, Oklahoma. Water injection is a common technique used to pressurize an oil field and force immiscible fluids to the surface. Winchester II includes several geological formations of known oil bearing structures that extend across several ...
    on December 5, 2013     Source: Zacks Small Cap Research via Yahoo! Finance

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