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surfactant

(noun) A chemical agent capable of reducing the surface tension of a liquid in which it is dissolved.

Synonyms: wetting agent, surface-active agent, wetter

Usage: She ordered a new pair of glasses and had the lenses coated with a surfactant that would act as an anti-fogging agent.
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Noun 1. surfactant - a chemical agent capable of reducing the surface tension of a liquid in which it is dissolved
surface-active agent, wetter, wetting agent
emulsifier - a surface-active agent that promotes the formation of an emulsion
chemical agent - an agent that produces chemical reactions
detergent - a surface-active chemical widely used in industry and laundering
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