activant

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Noun[edit]

activant ‎(plural activants)

  1. A substance or agent that activates a process.
    • 1956, Engineering and Contract Record (volume 69, issue 1, page 42)
      Since the unit uses chlorine as the activant, it is particularly suited to processes where chlorine is used for sterilization or slime control []

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Verb[edit]

activant

  1. present participle of activar

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Verb[edit]

activant

  1. present participle of activer