abstergent

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adjective

ab·​ster·​gent əb-ˈstər-jənt, ab- How to pronounce abstergent (audio)
: having a cleansing or detergent effect

abstergent

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noun

: a substance used in cleansing : detergent

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“Abstergent.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/abstergent. Accessed 28 Nov. 2022.

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