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emulsion

noun [C or U] uk   /ɪˈmʌl.ʃən/ us  
a mixture that results when one liquid is added to another and is mixed with it but does not dissolve into it: Mixing oil and vinegar together produces an emulsion.Mixing and mixturesVariety and mixturesConnecting and combiningGroups and collections of things a water-based paint that is not shiny when dry: emulsion paintPaints, dyes and pigmentsColour - general words
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