disintegrator

noun
dis·​in·​te·​gra·​tor | \ (ˈ)dis-ˈint-ə-ˌgrāt-ər How to pronounce disintegrator (audio) \

Medical Definition of disintegrator

: one that causes the disintegration of something specifically : a substance used in tablet formulations to cause the tablet to break up on contact with moisture and exert its medicinal action promptly

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