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Solvent

Solvent

WordNet



adjective


(1)   Capable of meeting financial obligations

noun


(2)   A statement that solves a problem or explains how to solve the problem
"They were trying to find a peaceful solution"
"The answers were in the back of the book"
"He computed the result to four decimal places"
(3)   A liquid substance capable of dissolving other substances
"The solvent does not change its state in forming a solution"
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Etymology


From solvent, from solventem (nominative: solvens, present participle of solvere).

Noun


  1. A liquid that dissolves a solid, liquid, or gaseous solute, resulting in a solution.

Adjective



  1. Able to pay all debts as they become due, and having no more liabilities than assets.