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ingredient

See also: ingrédient

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle French ingredient, from Latin ingrediens, present participle of ingredior (I go or enter into or onto).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɪnˈɡɹiːdiənt/

NounEdit

ingredient (plural ingredients)

  1. One of the substances present in a mixture.
    • Sir Isaac Newton
      By way of analysis we may proceed from compounds to ingredients.
    • Arbuthnot
      Water is the chief ingredient in all the animal fluids and solids.

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NounEdit

ingredient m (plural ingrediens)

  1. ingredient