liquefacient


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liquefacient

 [lik″wĕ-fa´shent]
1. producing or pertaining to liquefaction.
2. an agent that so acts.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

liq·ue·fa·cient

(lik-wĕ-fā'shĕnt),
1. Making liquid; causing a solid to become liquid.
2. Denoting a resolvant supposed to cause the resolution of a solid tumor by liquefying its contents.
[L. lique-facio, pres. p. -faciens, to make fluid, fr. liqueo, to be liquid]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

liq·ue·fa·cient

(lik'wĕ-fā'shĕnt)
1. Making liquid; causing a solid to become liquid.
2. Denoting a resolvent supposed to cause the resolution of a solid tumor by liquefying its contents.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

liq·ue·fa·cient

(lik'wĕ-fā'shĕnt)
1. Making liquid.
2. Denoting a resolvant supposed to cause resolution of a solid tumor by liquefying its contents.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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