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Diluent

Diluent Meaning & Definition
Diluent Definition And Meaning

What's The Definition Of Diluent?

[n] a diluting agent

Synonyms | Synonyms for Diluent: dilutant | thinner

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See Also | agent

Diluent In Webster's Dictionary

\Dil"u*ent\, a. [L. diluens, p. pr. diluere. See {Dilute}.] Diluting; making thinner or weaker by admixture, esp. of water. --Arbuthnot.
\Dil"u*ent\, n. 1. That which dilutes. 2. (Med.) An agent used for effecting dilution of the blood; a weak drink. There is no real diluent but water. --Arbuthnot.

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