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Definition capable of being dissolved in some solvent — typically water

Soluble can also mean that something can be solved such as a puzzle or problem.
  • The doctor said I should include more soluble fiber in my diet.
  • It prevents the absorption of fat-soluble vitamins.
  • "From their lightness and transparency, I should imagine that they are soluble in water," I remarked.
    Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan  --  A Study In Scarlet
  • Some are concerned simply with planning the logistics of future wars; others devise larger and larger rocket bombs, more and more powerful explosives, and more and more impenetrable armor—plating; others search for new and deadlier gases, or for soluble poisons capable of being produced in such quantities as to destroy the vegetation of whole continents, or for breeds of disease germs immunized against all possible antibodies; others strive to produce a vehicle that shall bore its way...
    George Orwell  --  1984
soluble = capable of being dissolved

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