solvent

  • 1 solvent — solvent …

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  • 2 solvent — sol·vent / säl vənt/ adj: able to pay all legal debts as they become due Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. solvent …

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  • 3 Solvent — Sol vent (s[o^]l vent), a. [L. solvens, p. pr. of solvere. See {Solvable}.] 1. Having the power of dissolving; dissolving; as, a solvent fluid. The solvent body. Boyle. [1913 Webster] 2. Able or sufficient to pay all just debts; as, a solvent… …

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  • 4 Solvent — Sol vent, n. (Chem.) A substance (usually liquid) suitable for, or employed in, solution, or in dissolving something; as, water is the appropriate solvent of most salts, alcohol of resins, ether of fats, and mercury or acids of metals, etc. [1913 …

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  • 5 Solvent — als Substantiv bezeichnet: in der Chemie ein Lösungsmittel, siehe Solvens solvent als Adjektiv bezeichnet: die Eigenschaft des Zustands der Zahlungsfähigkeit, siehe Solvenz die Eigenschaft eines lösenden Stoffes in der Chemie, siehe Solvens …

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  • 6 solvent — (adj.) 1650s, able to pay all one owes, from Fr. solvent, from L. solventem (nom. solvens), prp. of solvere loosen, dissolve (see SOLVE (Cf. solve)). Noun meaning substance able to dissolve other substances first recorded 1670s …

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  • 7 solvent — Adj. (Aufbaustufe) in der Lage, seinen Verbindlichkeiten nachzukommen, zahlungsfähig Synonym: liquid Beispiel: Vor dem Gewähren eines Kredits überprüft die Bank genau, ob ihr Kunde solvent ist …

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  • 8 Solvent — Solvent. См. Растворитель. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …

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  • 9 Solvent — (lat.), zahlungsfähig (daher insolvent, zahlungsunfähig); Solvenz, Zahlungsfähigkeit, im Gegensatz zu Insolvenz (s. d.) …

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  • 10 Solvént — (lat.), zahlungsfähig; Solvénz, Zahlungsfähigkeit; Solventĭa, auflösende Heilmittel …

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  • 11 solvent — [adj] financially sound able to pay, financially stable, firm, fit, in the pink*, out of the red*, solid, stable; concepts 314,488 …

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  • 12 solvent — ► ADJECTIVE 1) having assets in excess of liabilities. 2) able to dissolve other substances. ► NOUN ▪ the liquid in which another substance is dissolved to form a solution. DERIVATIVES solvency noun …

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  • 13 solvent — [säl′vənt] adj. [L solvens, prp. of solvere, to loosen: see SOLVE] 1. able to pay all one s debts or meet all financial responsibilities 2. that dissolves or can dissolve another substance n. 1. a substance, usually liquid, that dissolves or can… …

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  • 14 Solvent — For other uses, see Solvent (disambiguation). A solvent (from the Latin solvō, “I loosen, untie, I solve”) is a liquid, solid, or gas that dissolves another solid, liquid, or gaseous solute, resulting in a solution that is soluble in a certain… …

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  • 15 solvent — SOLVÉNT1, solvenţi, s.m. Substanţă chimică (lichidă) care are proprietatea de a dizolva în masa ei alte substanţe; dizolvant. – Din engl. solvent. Trimis de LauraGellner, 23.07.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  SOLVÉNT2, Ă, solvenţi, te, adj. 1. (Despre… …

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  • 16 solvent — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ volatile ▪ chlorinated ▪ chemical, organic ▪ cleaning, industrial VERB + SOLVE …

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  • 17 solvent — the condition of a business when all debts can be paid as they come due. Glossary of Business Terms * * * solvent sol‧vent [ˈsɒlvnt ǁ ˈsɑːl ] adjective FINANCE ACCOUNTING having enough money to pay your debts at the time they must be paid: •… …

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  • 18 solvent — [[t]sɒ̱lv(ə)nt[/t]] solvents 1) ADJ: usu v link ADJ If a person or a company is solvent, they have enough money to pay all their debts. They re going to have to show that the company is now solvent. Ant: insolvent 2) N MASS A solvent is a liquid… …

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  • 19 solvent — I. adjective Etymology: Latin solvent , solvens, present participle of solvere to dissolve, pay Date: 1630 1. able to pay all legal debts < a solvent company > 2. that dissolves or can dissolve < solvent action of water > • solvently adverb …

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  • 20 solvent — A liquid that holds another substance in solution, i.e., dissolves it. [L. solvens, pres. p. of solvo, to dissolve] amphiprotic s. a s. capable of acting as an acid or a base; e.g., H2O. See solvolysis. fat solvents organic liquids notable for… …

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