- having the property of removing color; bleaching.
- a decolorant substance or agent.
Also especially British, de·col·our·ant.
Origin of decolorant
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Historical Examples of decolorant
When the dye has sunk in, the decolorant can be easily applied with a paint-brush.The Decoration of Leather
Georges de Rcy
- able to decolour or bleach
- a substance that decolours
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