resolvent

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noun re·sol·vent \ri-ˈzäl-vənt, -ˈzȯl-\

Definition of resolvent

  1. :  a means of solving something (as an equation)

resolvent

adjective

1845

First Known Use of resolvent

1845


Medical Dictionary

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resolvent

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adjective re·sol·vent \ri-ˈzäl-vənt, -ˈzȯl-\

Medical Definition of resolvent

  1. :  having power to resolve <a resolvent drug>


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resolvent

noun re·sol·vent

Medical Definition of resolvent

  1. :  an agent capable of dispersing or absorbing inflammatory products


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