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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 sol·u·ble /ˈsɑljəbəl/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 sol·u·ble /ˈsɑljəbəl/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sol·u·ble a.
 1. Susceptible of being dissolved in a fluid; capable of solution; as, some substances are soluble in alcohol which are not soluble in water.
    Sugar is . . . soluble in water and fusible in fire.   --Arbuthnot.
 2. Susceptible of being solved; as, a soluble algebraic problem; susceptible of being disentangled, unraveled, or explained; as, the mystery is perhaps soluble. “More soluble is this knot.”
 3. Relaxed; open or readily opened. [R.] “The bowels must be kept soluble.”
 Soluble glass. Chem. See under Glass.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: (of a substance) capable of being dissolved in some solvent
             (usually water) [ant: insoluble]
      2: susceptible of solution or of being solved or explained;
         "the puzzle is soluble" [ant: insoluble]