resolvent


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re·sol·vent

 (rĭ-zŏl′vənt)
adj.
Causing or able to cause separation into constituents; solvent.
n.
A resolvent substance, especially a medicine that reduces inflammation or swelling.

resolvent

(rɪˈzɒlvənt)
adj
serving to dissolve or separate something into its elements; resolving
n
1. something that resolves; solvent
2. (Medicine) a drug or agent able to reduce swelling or inflammation
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Noun1.resolvent - a liquid substance capable of dissolving other substancesresolvent - a liquid substance capable of dissolving other substances; "the solvent does not change its state in forming a solution"
acetone, dimethyl ketone, propanone - the simplest ketone; a highly inflammable liquid widely used as an organic solvent and as material for making plastics
chlorobenzene - 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
carbolic acid, hydroxybenzene, oxybenzene, phenylic acid, phenol - a toxic white soluble crystalline acidic derivative of benzene; used in manufacturing and as a disinfectant and antiseptic; poisonous if taken internally
carbon tet, carbon tetrachloride, perchloromethane, tetrachloromethane - 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
medium - an intervening substance through which something is achieved; "the dissolving medium is called a solvent"
hexane - a colorless flammable liquid alkane derived from petroleum and used as a solvent
menstruum - (archaic) a solvent
naphtha - any of various volatile flammable liquid hydrocarbon mixtures; used chiefly as solvents
remover - a solvent that removes a substance (usually from a surface); "paint remover"; "rust remover"; "hair remover"
alcahest, alkahest, universal solvent - hypothetical universal solvent once sought by alchemists
methylbenzene, toluene - a colorless flammable liquid obtained from petroleum or coal tar; used as a solvent for gums and lacquers and in high-octane fuels
xylene, xylol - a colorless flammable volatile liquid hydrocarbon used as a solvent
References in classic literature ?
Observing him in these moods, I often dwelt meditatively upon the old philosophy of the Bi-Part Soul, and amused myself with the fancy of a double Dupin - the creative and the resolvent.
Il est interessant de noter ici que Vergleich, dans le code civil allemand (article 779 BGB) veut aussi dire <<reglement>> (hors cour) ou <<transaction>>, c'est-a-dire le contrat par lequel des parties resolvent une dispute au moyen d'un accord mutuel, d'un compromis, en cedant et prenant (7).
De tels problemes ne se resolvent pas par les discours populistes.
A 40,000 t/y hexane resolvent unit was built at Mex in the late 1980s by Kawasaki of Japan.
A bounded linear operator is Drazin invertible in the classical sense if 0 is a pole of the resolvent of A.
Considering the associated system (44), it can be written for the resolvent matrix of a matrix (A - NC) that
Iterative construction of the resolvent of a sum of maximal monotone operators," J.
La communaute internationale attend egalement que les Libyens resolvent leurs differends, car il y a le terrorisme, les mafias de la migration, il y a beaucoup de problemes qui affectent la Libye, mais aussi la communaute internationale [beaucoup plus grand que], a souligne le Representant special de l'ONU souhaitant que les pourparlers aboutissent avant le 20 septembre.
The analytic model represents a subnormal operator as the multiplication by the independent variable of a space of vector-valued functions that are analytic on the resolvent set of its normal extension, says Xia.
The proof of the theorem is done by constructing the resolvent kernel R([zeta]; [H.
La sociologie de l'action humanitaire se prolonge donc ici en une sociologie des sciences, en montrant comment les savoirs sur le vivant resolvent un trouble dans l'identification aux animaux produit par la souffrance a distance.