Meaning of resolvent

re•sol•vent

Pronunciation: (ri-zol'vunt), [key]
— adj.
  1. resolving; causing solution; solvent.
—n.
  1. something resolvent.
  2. a remedy that causes resolution of a swelling or inflammation.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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