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antifoaming

[an-tee-foh-ming, an-tahy-] /ˌæn tiˈfoʊ mɪŋ, ˌæn taɪ-/
adjective
1.
preventing the development of or reducing foam.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35; anti- + foam + -ing2
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  • One is an alternative antifoaming agent, while the other two are alternatives to using an antifoaming agent.
  • The silicones also display surface active properties which result in their use as foaming and antifoaming agents.

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