definition of a solvent , solution , solute !!!!!!!!!! ;)
A solution is a mixture (solvent + solute) of 2 or more elements, for example chocolate milk. A solvent is the base of the solution which dissovles a solute, for example milk. A solute is what is dossolved by the solvent, for example chocolate powder.
Solvent - the liquid in which a solute is dissolved to form a solution Solution - a liquid mixture in which the minor component (the solute) is uniformly distributed within the major component (the solvent) Solute - the dissolved substance in a solution