ingredient

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle French ingredient, from Latin ingrediens, present participle of ingredior (I go or enter into or onto).

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  • IPA(key): /ɪnˈɡɹiːdiənt/

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ingredient (plural ingredients)

  1. One of the substances present in a mixture.
    • Sir Isaac Newton
      By way of analysis we may proceed from compounds to ingredients.
    • Arbuthnot
      Water is the chief ingredient in all the animal fluids and solids.

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Noun[edit]

ingredient m (plural ingrediens)

  1. ingredient