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ingredient

in·gre·di·ent

ingredient

 
pronunciation:
ihn gri di nt
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part of speech: noun
definition: one of the parts of a mixture.
What ingredients do you need to make pancakes?
 
synonyms:
component, element
similar words:
constituent, part
Word Parts
The word ingredient contains the following part:
grad, -grade Latin root that means go, step, degree