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noun [countable] chemistry solvent pronunciation in British English /ˈsɒlv(ə)nt/
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pluralsolvents
  1. a liquid used for dissolving a solid substance so that it becomes part of the liquid
    1. a.
      a liquid that has a solid substance dissolved in it so that it has become part of the liquid

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