What does abluent mean?

Definitions for abluent

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  1. abluent(Noun)

    A detergent.

  2. abluent(Adjective)

    Washing away; carrying off impurities; detergent.

  3. Origin: From abluens, present active participle of abluo, from ab + luo. See lave.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Abluent(adj)

    washing away; carrying off impurities; detergent

  2. Abluent(noun)

    a detergent

  3. Origin: [L. abluens, p. pr. of. abluere to wash away; ab + luere (lavere, lavare). See Lave.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Abluent

    ab′lōō-ent, adj. washing or cleaning by a liquid.—n. a medicine which carries off impurities from the system. [L. abluens, -entis, pr.p. of abluĕre, to wash away—ab, from, away, and luĕre = lavāre, to wash. See Lave.]

Anagrams for abluent »

  1. tunable

  2. butenal


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of abluent in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of abluent in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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