ingredient definition

  • noun:
    • a component in a combination or mixture. See Synonyms at factor.
    • one of several substances present in a mixture.
    • whatever enters into a compound, or perhaps is a component element of any combination, meal, or combination; a component; a constituent.
    • one entering; an incomer.
    • what goes into into a compound, or is a component section of a compound or mixture; one of many components of a mixture or structure, as a dish, drink, or medication.
    • food which an element of a mix in preparing
    • an element of a combination or mixture
    • an abstract element of some thing
  • adjective:
    • Entering as, or creating, a component or factor.
  • others:
    • Entering as a factor part; constituent.

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