sequestrant

noun

chem any substance used to bring about sequestration, often by chelation. They are used in horticulture to counteract lime in the soil

Nearby words

  1. sequentially compact set,
  2. sequently,
  3. sequester,
  4. sequestered,
  5. sequestral,
  6. sequestrate,
  7. sequestration,
  8. sequestrectomy,
  9. sequestrum,
  10. sequin

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012