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octanol-water partition coefficient


Ratio of the solubility of a chemical in octanol to its solubility in water at equilibrium ( Pow, Kow).
Note:       Measure of lipophilicity, used in the assessment of both the uptake and physiological
distribution of organic chemicals and prediction of their environmental fate.


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