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Definition of the adjective abstergent
What does abstergent mean as an attribute of a noun?
- Serving to cleanse, detergent.
Definition of the noun abstergent
What does abstergent mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: abstergents
- A substance used in cleansing; a detergent; as, soap is an abstergent.
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Comprehending the Pharmacopoeias of London, Edinburgh, and Dublin, with a Variety of Other Useful Information Relative to Medicine and Pharmacy, Designed Expressly for the Use of Students by Thomas Castle
Abstergent. Medicines which were formerly supposed to purify or cleanse theblood. ABSORBENT. (Absorbsnt; from abtorbso, to Suck up.) Those medicines are so termed which have no acrimony in themselves, and destroy acidities in the ...
Barclay's English Dictionary. With which is incorporated a complete modern gazetteer, a beautiful atlas of maps and also a pronouncing dictionary (1815)
by James Barclay (Curate of Edmonton.)
ABSTERGENT,. a. substergens,. Lat.] endued. with. a. cleansing quality ...
by Shirley Palmer
Remedes abster- gens, F — abstergentia, L., — abfuhrungs- mittel, G., — abstergent or abstersive remedies — are applications which possess the property of cleansing organic surfaces from the viscid matters, or sordes, which adhere to them.
Lexicon Pharmaceuticum (1828)
Or a Pharmaceutical Dictionary, Comprehending the Pharmacopoeias of London, Edinburgh, and Dublin, with a Variety of Other Useful Information Relative to Medicine and Pharmacy ... by Thomas Castle
Abstergent. Medicines which were formerly supposed to purify or cleanse the blood. ABSORBENT. (Absorbent; from absorbeo, to suck up.) Those medicines are so termed which have no acrimony in themselves, and destroy acidities in the ...
by George Watt
Abstergent — A term applied in Pharmacy to a substance such as Fuller's earth, which has a cleansing property. The Soap-nut (Sapindus Mukorossi, Gartn.) is an excellent abstergent or detergent, and so also are the pods of Acacia concinna.
Based Upon the Unabridged Dictionary of Noah Webster : with a Reference Library and Treasury of Facts by Noah Webster, Harry Thurston Peck
abstergent (ab-stcVjent) , adj. possessing cleansing or purging properties: n.that which cleanses or purges; a detergent. abstersion (ab-ster'shun ), ...
by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji
Abstergent — A term applied in Pharmacy to a substance such as Fuller's earth, which has a cleansing property. The Soap-nut (Sapindus Mukorossi, Gcerin.) is an excellent abstergent or detergent, and so also are the pods of Acacia concinna ...
ABSTERGENT, adj. Cleansing; having a cleansing quality. — Abstergent medicines arc those employed for resolving obstructions, concretions, &c. such as soap, &c. To ABSTERS E, v. a. To cleanse, to purify; ...
A new universal etymological technological, and pronouncing dictionary of the English language (1848)
by John Craig (F.G.S.)
Abstergent, ab-ster jent, a. Cleansing; having a cleansing quality. Abstergents, ab -ster 'jenta, s. phi. Lotions and other applications for cleansing sores, as soap and water.
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Scrabble value of A1B3S1T1E1R1G2E1N1T1
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