plural mitigants
: a factor that mitigates or alleviates something
a risk mitigant

Word History


obsolete mitigant, adjective, mitigative, from Latin mitigant-, mitigans, present participle of mitigare to mitigate

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“Mitigant.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Dec. 2023.

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