clarificant

[kla-rif-i-kuh nt]

noun Chemistry.

any substance for clarifying a liquid.

Origin of clarificant

< Late Latin clārificant- (stem of clārificāns), present participle of clārificāre to clarify; see -ant
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Medicine definitions for clarificant

clarificant

[klə-rĭfĭ-kənt]

n.

An agent that clears a turbid liquid.
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