cleansing agent

cleansing agent
noun
a preparation used in cleaning something
Syn: ↑cleanser, ↑cleaner
Derivationally related forms: ↑clean (for: ↑cleaner), ↑cleanse (for: ↑cleanser)
Hypernyms: ↑formulation, ↑preparation
Hyponyms: ↑bathroom cleaner, ↑dentifrice, ↑detergent, ↑shampoo, ↑soap

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