humectant definition

  • noun:
    • A substance that encourages retention of moisture.
    • any compound that promotes the retention of liquid, specifically one always keep a food item moist
    • A substance considered maintaining boost the fluidity for the bloodstream.
    • any material that is put into another substance maintain it wet
  • adjective:
    • marketing retention of dampness.
    • Diluent.
  • others:
    • Moistening; diluent.

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