fixative Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “fixative” in the English Dictionary

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fixativenoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈfɪk.sə.tɪv/  us   /-t̬ɪv/
a ​substance that ​holds something in ​position: a fixative for ​dentures a ​chemical used to ​treatphotographicmaterial in ​order to ​preserveitscolour
(Definition of fixative from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fixative”
in Chinese (Simplified) 固定剂, 定影剂, 定色剂…
in Chinese (Traditional) 固定劑, 定影劑, 定色劑…
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