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solventadjective

us   /ˈsɑl·vənt, ˈsɔl-/
  • solvent adjective (HAVING MONEY)

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

solventnoun [C]

us   /ˈsɑl·vənt, ˈsɔl-/
  • 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)







(Definition of solvent from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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solventadjective

uk   /ˈsɒlvənt/ us   ACCOUNTING, FINANCE
having enough money to pay debts: We must ensure the ongoing businesses are solvent.
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