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Meaning of "antifoaming agent" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ANTIFOAMING AGENT

antifoaming agent  [ˌæntɪˈfəʊmɪŋ ˈeɪdʒənt] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ANTIFOAMING AGENT

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Antifoaming agent is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES ANTIFOAMING AGENT MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Defoamer

A defoamer or an anti-foaming agent is a chemical additive that reduces and hinders the formation of foam in industrial process liquids. The terms anti-foam agent and defoamer are often used interchangeably. Commonly used agents are insoluble oils, polydimethylsiloxanes and other silicones, certain alcohols, stearates and glycols. The additive is used to prevent formation of foam or is added to break a foam already formed. In industrial processes, foams pose serious problems. They cause defects on surface coatings. They prevent the efficient filling of containers. A variety of chemical formulae are available to prevent formation of foams.

Definition of antifoaming agent in the English dictionary

The definition of antifoaming agent in the dictionary is a substance, usually an oil, that is added to liquids to stop them foaming when they are bottled; used in industry, as a food additive, etc.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ANTIFOAMING AGENT


agent
ˈeɪdʒənt
argent
ˈɑːdʒənt
corrigent
ˈkɒrɪdʒənt
diligent
ˈdɪlɪdʒənt
dirigent
ˈdɪrɪdʒənt
divergent
daɪˈvɜːdʒənt
exigent
ˈɛksɪdʒənt
indigent
ˈɪndɪdʒənt
intelligent
ɪnˈtɛlɪdʒənt
intransigeant
ɪnˈtrænsɪdʒənt
negligent
ˈnɛɡlɪdʒənt
newsagent
ˈnjuːzˌeɪdʒənt
pageant
ˈpædʒənt
reagent
riːˈeɪdʒənt
regent
ˈriːdʒənt
sergeant
ˈsɑːdʒənt
subagent
sʌbˈeɪdʒənt
superagent
ˈsuːpərˌeɪdʒənt
unintelligent
ˌʌnɪnˈtɛlɪdʒənt
urgent
ˈɜːdʒənt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ANTIFOAMING AGENT

antifeminine
antifeminism
antifeminist
antiferromagnet
antiferromagnetism
antifertility
antifilibuster
antiflu
antifoam
antifoaming
antifog
antifogging
antiforeclosure
antiforeign
antiforeigner
antiformalist
antifouling
antifraud
antifreeze
antifriction

WORDS THAT END LIKE ANTIFOAMING AGENT

alkylating agent
chelating agent
chemical agent
county agent
double agent
estate agent
export agent
free agent
gent
insurance agent
intelligence agent
oxidizing agent
patent agent
press agent
real-estate agent
release agent
secret agent
special agent
surface-active agent
travel agent
wetting agent

Synonyms and antonyms of antifoaming agent in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «antifoaming agent» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ANTIFOAMING AGENT

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Translator English - Chinese

消泡剂
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

agente antiespumante
570 millions of speakers

English

antifoaming agent
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

antifoaming एजेंट
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

وكيل رغوة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

пеногаситель
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

agente antiespumante
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

Antifoaming এজেন্ট
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

agent anti-mousse
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ejen antifoam
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Antischaummittel
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

消泡剤
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

소포제
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Antifoaming agent
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

chất chống tạo bọt
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

உமிழும் முகவர்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

एंटीफायिंग एजंट
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Köpük önleyici madde
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

agente antischiuma
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

środek przeciwpieniący
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

піногасник
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

agent antispumant
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αντιαφριστικός παράγοντας
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

teenskuimmiddel
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

antiskummedel
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

antiskumningsmiddel
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of antifoaming agent

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ANTIFOAMING AGENT»

The term «antifoaming agent» is normally little used and occupies the 127.735 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ANTIFOAMING AGENT» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «antifoaming agent» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «antifoaming agent» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about antifoaming agent

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ANTIFOAMING AGENT»

Discover the use of antifoaming agent in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to antifoaming agent and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Latex-modified Concretes and Mortars
Therefore, excessive air entrainment is controlled by the addition of an antifoaming agent such as silicone. The antifoaming agent is usually added by the latex manufacturer. Figure 1 2 shows the effect of a silicone emulsion-type antifoaming ...
V. Ramakrishnan, 1992
2
Food Additives
It is the only antifoaming agent permitted for use in edible oils and fats for deep fat frying up to a maximum limit of 1 0 ppm under Rule 62A as well as the only release agent permitted under Rule 62B for use in confectionary not more than the ...
S.n.mahindru, 2009
3
Surface Activity of Petroleum Derived Lubricants
150N phenol extracted base stock was found to require 100 ppm of the PA (40wt %) antifoaming agent, 40 ppm of an active ingredient, to prevent the foaming tendency and only a small increase in the air release time from 1.6 to 2.2 min at ...
Lilianna Z. Pillon, 2010
4
Concise Encyclopedia of Plastics
See coagulation, antidust agent See calcium chloride; dust, antifoaming agent A material that is used in the prevention and control of unwanted foam. Although antifoaming agents are foam-preventative materials and de- foaming agents or ...
‎2000
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Interfacial Properties of Petroleum Products
Early literature reported that an effective antifoaming agent needs to enter the oil =air interface and spread on the oil surface (Bondi, 1951). The conditions required to enter (E) an interface can be defined in terms of the surface tension of the ...
Lilianna Z. Pillon, 2007
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Bovine Medicine: Diseases and Husbandry of Cattle
Within five minutes of administration of the antifoaming agent the animal will start to eructate and in most cases the tympany will be relieved within one hour. If tympany still exists after one hour, a further administration of an antifoaming agent ...
A. H. Andrews, R. W. Blowey, H. Boyd, 2008
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The Chemistry of Food Additives and Preservatives
For any antifoaming agent to beconsidered suitable foruse intheindustrial production processes offoodproducts, itmust alsobe suitablefor usewith a living system withoutcausing any harm or even having a potential harmful effect. It mustalsonot ...
Titus A. M. Msagati, 2012
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Langenscheidt Routledge German Dictionary of Chemistry and ...
... compound] s. antifoaming agent antifoaming agent Antischaummittel л, Schaumverhinderungsmittel л, Schaumzerstörungsmittel л, Schaumzerstörer m, Entschäumungsmittel л, Entschäumer m, Schaumdämpfungsmittel л, Schaumdämpfer ...
Technische Universität Dresden, 1997
9
Imides—Advances in Research and Application: 2013 Edition: ...
“In one general aspect, the present invention provides a push belt CVT oil composition including a base oil admixed with a viscosity control agent, a dispersing agent, a friction control agent, an antioxidant and an antifoaming agent as ...
‎2013
10
Proceedings of the Fourth International Symposium on ...
Without surfactant and antifoaming agent (open triangle) the j rate decreases with increasing temperature. By increasing the temperature, ?he generation rate of H2 increases. On the contrary the solubility of H2 in the solution decreases with ...
U. Gösele, 1998

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ANTIFOAMING AGENT»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term antifoaming agent is used in the context of the following news items.
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The 1 Ingredient That Is Ruining Your Summer Hair Game
The Environmental Working Group (EWG) describes dimethicone as a skin conditioner, protectant, antifoaming agent, and lubricant in the Skin ... «POPSUGAR, Jun 15»
2
The Global Coating Additives Market 2014-2019: Trends, Forecast …
The wetting and dispersing agent segment is expected to grow at a greater pace followed by the rheology modifiers and antifoaming agent ... «PR Newswire, May 15»
3
2 dried tofu products tested for illegal ingredients
New Taipei City's Jiunn Hwa Enterprise (駿華實業) failed to register its antifoaming agent (駿華消泡劑). Jiunn Hwa had already been fined ... «China Post, Apr 15»
4
Tracer gas, bulking agents and other scary sounding food additives
... and others are silicone-based. The most common antifoaming agent in food is dimethylpolysiloxane, which is added to just about all fast-food ... «Fox News, Mar 15»
5
McDonald's has stopped trying to convince people its food is healthy
... hydrogenated soybean oil with tertiary butylhydroquinone (TBHQ) and the delightful dimethylpolysiloxane added as an antifoaming agent.". «Business Insider, Feb 15»
6
How to Revive McDonald's
... hydrogenated soybean oil with tertiary butylhydroquinone (TBHQ) and the delightful dimethylpolysiloxane added as an antifoaming agent. «Wall Street Journal, Feb 15»
7
There are 19 Ingredients in Your McDonald's French Fries!
Dimethylpolysiloxane added as an antifoaming agent. Contains: Wheat and Milk. *Natural beef flavor contains hydrolyzed wheat and ... «NDTV, Feb 15»
8
Here Is Every Ingredient in Your Favorite Fast-Food French Fries
Dimethylpolysiloxane added as an antifoaming agent. CONTAINS: WHEAT AND MILK. *Natural beef flavor contains hydrolyzed wheat and ... «Huffington Post, Jan 15»
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Column: What's really in those McDonald's fries (w/video)
And I know it sounds scary, but it's actually an antifoaming agent," Imahara says casually, as though antifoaming agents are the sort of things ... «Tampabay.com, Jan 15»
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Watch: McDonald's reveals what's in their french fries
... Hydrogenated Soybean Oil with TBHQ and Citric Acid added to preserve freshness. Dimethylpolysiloxane added as an antifoaming agent. «Telegraph.co.uk, Jan 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Antifoaming agent [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/antifoaming-agent>. Dec 2019 ».
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