[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 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for clarificant




An agent that clears a turbid liquid.
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