alterant definition

  • noun:
    • a thing that triggers alteration, that alters.
    • An alterative.
    • An alterative. Especially, in dyeing, any substance utilized to modify or change a color.
    • a thing that triggers alteration, that alters.
    • An alterative.
    • An alterative. Especially, in dyeing, any compound utilized to modify or alter a color.
  • adjective:
    • Altering; gradually altering.
    • Altering; gradually switching.
  • others:
    • yielding alteration; effecting modification.
    • Producing alteration; effecting modification.

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