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Homogenized milk is composed of microscopic globules of fat suspended in a watery medium. Is homogenized milk a true solution? Why?

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While in its most basic definition a solution is a mixture of two or more substances, in chemistry we tend to differentiate between "real' solutions and other types of mixtures, specifically Colloids.

The main difference between suspension and solution:

In solution the size of the solute ...

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The solution examines microscopic globules in homogenized milk. Whether homogenized milk is a true solution is determined.