immiscible








adjective

  1. not miscible; incapable of being mixed.

adjective

  1. (of two or more liquids) incapable of being mixed to form a homogeneous substanceoil and water are immiscible
adj.

1670s, from im- + miscible.

adj.

  1. Incapable of being mixed or blended, as oil and water.

  1. Incapable of being mixed or blended together. Immiscible liquids that are shaken together eventually separate into layers. Oil and water are immiscible. Compare miscible.

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