extractant

noun

ex·​tract·​ant ik-ˈstrak-tənt How to pronounce extractant (audio)
: a solvent (as alcohol) used in extracting

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“Extractant.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/extractant. Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

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