1. cleansing agent a preparation used in cleaning something
  2. blanching agent an agent that makes things white or colorless
  3. bleaching agent an agent that makes things white or colorless
  4. immunizing agent any substance or organism that provokes an immune response (produces immunity) when introduced into the body
  5. reducing agent a substance capable of bringing about the reduction of another substance as it itself is oxidized; used in photography to lessen the density of a negative or print by oxidizing some of the loose silver
  6. solvating agent an agent that converts something into a solvate
  7. oxidizing agent a substance that oxidizes another substance
  8. blocking agent a class of drugs that inhibit some biological process
  9. cleansing the act of making something clean
  10. selling agent someone who sells goods (on commission) for others
  11. cleaning equipment any of a large class of implements used for cleaning
  12. purchasing agent an agent who purchases goods or services for another
  13. gliding joint a freely moving joint in which the articulations allow only gliding motions
  14. consanguinity relation by blood
  15. cleaning woman a human female employed to do housework
  16. cleaning lady a human female employed to do housework
  17. fixing agent a chemical compound that sets or fixes something
  18. cleaning pad a pad used as a cleaning implement
  19. transient lasting a very short time
  20. licensing agreement contract giving someone the legal right to use a patent or trademark