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  Definition of Reducing agent
  1. a substance capable of bringing about the reduction of another substance as it itself is oxidized; used in photography to lessen the density of a negative or print by oxidizing some of the slackened silver
Similar Words: reducer, reductant

 

Hyponyms: hydrazine

 

Derivational Morphology: deoxidize, deoxidise, reduce

 

 
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