expellant

noun
ex·pel·lant
variants: or expellent \-lənt \
plural -s

Definition of expellant 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: an expellant medicine

expellant

adjective
variants: or expellent \" \

Definition of expellant (Entry 2 of 2)

: tending or serving to expel : expulsive

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History and Etymology for expellant

Noun

expellant from expel + -ant, noun suffix; expellent from Latin expellent-, expellens, present participle of expellere

Adjective

expellant from expel + -ant, adjective suffix; expellent from Latin expellent-, expellens, present participle of expellere

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