Definition of abluent in English:

abluent

adjective

Medicine
rare
  • Having the property of cleansing the body.

noun

Medicine
rare
  • A medicine or other agent used to cleanse the body.

Origin

Early 18th century; earliest use found in Glossographia Anglicana Nova. From classical Latin abluent-, abluēns, present participle of abluere to wash off or away from ab- + luere to wash.

Pronunciation:

abluent

/ˈablʊənt/