resolvent

noun
re·​sol·​vent | \ ri-ˈzäl-vənt How to pronounce resolvent (audio) , -ˈzȯl- \

Definition of resolvent

: a means of solving something (such as an equation)

Other Words from resolvent

resolvent adjective

First Known Use of resolvent

1845, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of resolvent was in 1845

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“Resolvent.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/resolvent. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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resolvent

adjective
re·​sol·​vent | \ ri-ˈzäl-vənt, -ˈzȯl- How to pronounce resolvent (audio) \

Medical Definition of resolvent

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: having power to resolve a resolvent drug

resolvent

noun

Medical Definition of resolvent (Entry 2 of 2)

: an agent capable of dispersing or absorbing inflammatory products

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