resolving; causing solution; solvent.
Medicine/Medical. a remedy that causes resolution of a swelling or inflammation.
serving to dissolve or separate something into its elements; resolving
something that resolves; solvent
a drug or agent able to reduce swelling or inflammation
resolvent re·sol·vent (rĭ-zŏl’vənt)
Causing or able to cause separation into constituents; solvent. n.
A resolvent substance, especially a medicine that reduces inflammation or swelling.
verb (used with object), resolved, resolving. 1. to come to a definite or earnest decision about; determine (to do something): I have resolved that I shall live to the full. 2. to separate into constituent or elementary parts; break up; cause or disintegrate (usually followed by into). 3. to reduce or convert by, or as […]
noun 1. Optics. the ability of an optical device to produce separate images of close objects. 2. Photography. the degree to which a lens or photographic emulsion is able to define the details of an image. resolving power noun 1. (physics) Also called resolution the ability of a microscope, telescope, or other optical instrument to […]
noun 1. the state or quality of being resonant. 2. the prolongation of sound by reflection; reverberation. 3. Phonetics. amplification of the range of audibility of any source of speech sounds, especially of phonation, by various couplings of the cavities of the mouth, nose, sinuses, larynx, pharynx, and upper thorax, and, to some extent, by […]
noun, Physics. 1. radiation emitted by an atom or molecule, having the same frequency as that of an incident particle, as a photon, and usually involving a transition to the lowest energy level of the atom or molecule.