There are 2 translations of solvent in Spanish:

solvent1

Pronunciation: /ˈsɑːlvənt; ˈsɒlvənt/

adj

  • 1 [company/person] solvente
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    • Therefore, credit spreads tend to zero for the short-term debt of a solvent firm.
    • It simply decides that on the facts of that case the parent company in question had a legitimate interest in preserving and maximising the assets of its solvent subsidiary.
    • WorldCom, although still very much in operation, has been losing market share to its solvent rivals.
  • 2 [Chem] disolvente, solvente
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    • Some examples of solvent chemicals are paint thinners, most penetrating sealers, D-Limonene, and alcohol.
    • Four different solvent media were considered: octane, tetrahydrofuran, acetonitrile, and water.
    • Sometimes surfactants are mixed into solvent sealers so that the residue will mix with water for easier cleanup afterwards.

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Cultural fact of the day

Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more

There are 2 translations of solvent in Spanish:

solvent2

n

  • disolvente (m), solvente (m) (before n) solvent abuse [formal] inhalación (f) de disolventes
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    • They're used in petroleum refining, removal of water from organic solvents, and other industrial processes.
    • Since the tested flavonoids are not directly soluble in water, some organic solvents were used as agents for their dissolution.
    • Due to the hydrophobic nature of elastin, this amorphous, cross-linked protein is insoluble in water and many organic solvents.

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Word of the day merienda
f
afternoon snack …
Cultural fact of the day

Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more