Examples of ingredient in a Sentence
He uses only the finest ingredients in his cooking.
the ingredients of a salad
the ingredients in the soap
Honesty is an essential ingredient of a successful marriage.
The show has all the ingredients needed to attract a large audience.
Recent Examples of ingredient from the Web
In 2017, California listed its active ingredient, glyphosate, as a chemical known to cause cancer.
La Prairie’s version contains caviar water (really!) as its main ingredient.
One study assessed the impact of reformulating OxyContin, a prescription opioid, to prevent it being crushed and snorted to extract its potent active ingredient.
Kraft revamped the Miracle Whip recipe last year, going back to its original ingredients and replacing high fructose corn syrup with sugar.
What’s more, their ingredients go by different names than traditional sunscreens.
Previously, Novo Nordisk had made its active pharmaceutical ingredients in Denmark — leaving facilities like the one in Clayton, first established in 1993, to manufacture devices or assemble packaging.
Nekter, in a space that formerly was a GNC health-products store, makes fresh juices and smoothies with a sharp eye on all of its ingredients.
When ready to cook pizza, make sure all of your ingredients are prepared.
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Synonym Discussion of ingredient
- the basic elements of geometry
- the components of a stereo system
- the constituents of a chemical compound
- the ingredients of a cocktail
INGREDIENT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of ingredient for English Language Learners
: one of the things that are used to make a food, product, etc.
: a quality or characteristic that makes something possible
INGREDIENT Defined for Kids
medical Definition of ingredient
- formula which will have just about the same ingredients as mother's milk
- —Morris Fishbein
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