ingredient

See also: ingrédient and ingrediënt

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EtymologyEdit

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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  • Hyphenation: in‧gre‧di‧ent

NounEdit

ingredient (plural ingredients)

  1. One of the substances present in a mixture, especially food.
    • By way of analysis we may proceed from compounds to ingredients.
    • 1730, John Arbuthnot, An Essay Concerning the Nature of Aliments
      Water is the chief ingredient in all the animal fluids and solids.

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ingrediēns.

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NounEdit

ingredient m (plural ingredients)

  1. ingredient

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Middle FrenchEdit

NounEdit

ingredient m (plural ingrediens)

  1. ingredient