humectant humectant

Definition(s):

  • (n) any substance that is added to another substance to keep it moist

Usage(s):

  1. In response, he developed the Menopause Skin Cream, which uses urea--a common humectant--as a cooling agent.
  2. In response, he developed the Menopause Skin Cream, which uses urea a common humectant as a cooling agent.

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