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educt

[ee-duhkt] /ˈi dʌkt/
noun
1.
something educed; eduction.
2.
Chemistry. a substance extracted from a mixture, as distinguished from a product.
Origin
1790-1800
1790-1800; < Latin ēductum something educed, noun use of neuter of ēductus educed (past participle of ēdūcere to educe), equivalent to ē- e-1 + -duc- lead + -tus past participle suffix
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educt

/ˈiːdʌkt/
noun
1.
a substance separated from another substance without chemical change Compare product (sense 4)
Word Origin
C18: from Latin ēductus; see educe
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