wetting agent noun
: a substance that by becoming adsorbed prevents a surface from being repellent to a wetting liquid and is used especially in mixing solids with liquids or spreading liquids on surfaces
First Known Use of WETTING AGENT
wetting agent noun (Medical Dictionary)
: a substance that promotes the spreading of a liquid on a surface or the penetration of a liquid into a material especially by becoming adsorbed in such a way that the liquid is no longer repelled
Learn More About WETTING AGENT
Seen & Heard
What made you want to look up wetting agent? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).