detoxicant
noun see detoxicate

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • detoxicant — de·tox·i·cant ( )dē täk si kənt n a detoxicating agent …   Medical dictionary

  • detoxicant — n. substance which removes poison; substance which reduces feelings of addiction (to drugs or alcohol) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • detoxicant — de·toxicant …   English syllables

  • detoxicant — (ˈ)dē+ˈ noun ( s) Etymology: detoxicate + ant : a detoxicating agent * * * detoxˈicant noun A substance that detoxifies (also adjective) • • • Main Entry: ↑detoxify …   Useful english dictionary

  • detoxicate — detoxicant /dee tok si keuhnt/, adj., n. detoxicator, n. /dee tok si kayt /, v.t., detoxicated, detoxicating. to detoxify. [1865 70; DE + L toxic(um) poison (see TOXIC) + ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • detoxicate — transitive verb ( cated; cating) Etymology: de + 2intoxicate Date: 1867 1. detoxify 1 2. detoxify 2 • detoxicant noun • detoxication noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Glucuronolactone — Chembox new Reference= Merck Index , 11th Edition, 4362.] ImageFile = Glucuronolactone.png ImageSize = 200px IUPACName = ( 2R ) 2 [( 2S,3R,4S ) 3,4 Dihydroxy 5 oxo tetrahydrofuran 2 yl] 2 hydroxy acetaldehyde OtherNames = Glucuronic acid lactone… …   Wikipedia

  • Grande bardane — Arctium lappa …   Wikipédia en Français

  • detoxifier — de·tox·i·fi·er ( )dē täk sə .fī ər n DETOXICANT …   Medical dictionary

  • detoxicate — /diˈtɒksəkeɪt/ (say dee toksuhkayt) verb (t) (detoxicated, detoxicating) → detoxify. {de + Latin toxic(um) poison + ate1} –detoxicant, adjective –detoxicator, noun –detoxication …   Australian English dictionary

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