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English definition of “solvent”

solvent

adjective  /ˈsɑl·vənt, ˈsɔl-/ us  

solvent adjective (HAVING MONEY)

(esp. of companies) having enough money to pay all your debts
solvency
noun [U]  /ˈsɑl·vən·si, ˈsɔl-/ us  
The government should certify the solvency of the companies it regulates.

solvent

noun [C]  /ˈsɑl·vənt, ˈsɔl-/ us  

solvent noun [C] (LIQUID)

chemistry a liquid in which another substance can be dissolved
(Definition of solvent from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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