synthetic detergent

any synthetic substance, other than soap, that is an effective cleanser and functions equally well as a surface-active agent in hard or soft water. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To synthetic detergent
Previous Definition: synthetic cubism
Next Definition: synthetic diamond
More from
Synonyms and Antonyms for synthetic detergent
More from
Search for articles containing synthetic detergent Word FAQs presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Example sentences
Elements such as sodium and sulfur are common synthetic detergent materials that may remain on surfaces.
Use a synthetic detergent without adding fabric softeners or bleach.
Determination of synthetic detergent content of raw water supplies.
Synthetic detergent formulations contain large amounts of phosphates.
Copyright © 2014, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature