Last modified on 8 July 2014, at 12:33

dissolvent

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Latin dissolvēns.

AdjectiveEdit

dissolvent (comparative more dissolvent, superlative most dissolvent)

  1. Capable of dissolution into a fluid.
  2. Having power to dissolve power to dissolve a solid body.
    • Ray
      the dissolvent juices of the stomach

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NounEdit

dissolvent (plural dissolvents)

  1. A substance which can dissolve or be dissolved into a liquid.

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VerbEdit

dissolvent

  1. third-person plural future active indicative of dissolvō