retardant

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adjective re·tar·dant \ri-ˈtär-dənt\

Definition of retardant

  1. :  serving or tending to retard a growth-retardant substance

retardant

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First Known Use of retardant

1642


RETARDANT Defined for English Language Learners

retardant

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Definition of retardant for English Language Learners

  • : able to slow down the progress or development of something


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