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Definition 1: a liquid substance capable of dissolving other substances - [noun denoting substance]

Samples where dissolving agent or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the solvent does not change its state in forming a solution

Synonyms for dissolving agent in the sense of this definition

(dissolving agent is a kind of ...) an intervening substance through which something is achieved

"the dissolving medium is called a solvent"

(... is a kind of dissolving agent ) the simplest ketone; a highly flammable liquid widely used as an organic solvent and as material for making plastics

(... is a kind of dissolving agent ) a colorless flammable liquid obtained from petroleum or coal tar; used as a solvent for gums and lacquers and in high-octane fuels

(... is a kind of dissolving agent ) hypothetical universal solvent once sought by alchemists

(... is a kind of dissolving agent ) a solvent that removes a substance (usually from a surface)

"paint remover" "rust remover" "hair remover"

(... is a kind of dissolving agent ) any of various volatile flammable liquid hydrocarbon mixtures; used chiefly as solvents

(... is a kind of dissolving agent ) (archaic) a solvent

(... is a kind of dissolving agent ) a colorless flammable liquid alkane derived from petroleum and used as a solvent

(... is a kind of dissolving agent ) a colorless nonflammable liquid used as a solvent for fats and oils; because of its toxicity its use as a cleaning fluid or fire extinguisher has declined

(... is a kind of dissolving agent ) a toxic white soluble crystalline acidic derivative of benzene; used in manufacturing and as a disinfectant and antiseptic; poisonous if taken internally

(... is a kind of dissolving agent ) a colorless volatile flammable liquid with an almond odor that is made from chlorine and benzene; used as a solvent and in the production of phenol and DDT and other organic compounds

(... is a kind of dissolving agent ) a colorless flammable volatile liquid hydrocarbon used as a solvent

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