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- n. A substance that helps an emulsion form, or helps keep an emulsion from separating.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An agent, such as gum arabic, employed to effect the emulsification of a fixed oil.
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- n. a surface-active agent that promotes the formation of an emulsion
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