ingredient

See also: ingrédient and ingrediënt

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

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  • IPA(key): /ɪnˈɡɹiːdi.ənt/

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ingredient (plural ingredients)

  1. One of the substances present in a mixture, especially food.
    • (Can we date this quote by Sir Isaac Newton and provide title, author's full name, and other details?)
      By way of analysis we may proceed from compounds to ingredients.
    • (Can we date this quote by Arbuthnot and provide title, author's full name, and other details?)
      Water is the chief ingredient in all the animal fluids and solids.

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin ingrediēns.

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ingredient m (plural ingredients)

  1. ingredient

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NounEdit

ingredient m (plural ingrediens)

  1. ingredient