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Fri March 04, 2011 By: Priyanga Jaganathan

halo sir, pl Explain lyophyllic colloid stablize lyophobic colloids when added in small amounts?

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Sat March 05, 2011
Dear Student,
lyophilic colloid particles get adsorbed on the surface of the colloid particles present in the lyophobic sol. The adsorbed lyophilic particles form an envelope around the lyophobic sol particles and protect them from the action of electrolytes.
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