extender


ex·tend·er

noun \ik-ˈsten-dər\

Definition of EXTENDER

:  one that extends: as
a :  a substance added to a product especially in the capacity of a diluent, adulterant, or modifier
b :  an added ingredient used to increase the bulk of a food (as soup or meat)

First Known Use of EXTENDER

circa 1529

ex·tend·er

noun \ik-ˈsten-dər\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of EXTENDER

1
: a substance added to a product especially in the capacity of a diluent, adulterant, or modifier

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