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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of mixing together; An additional ingredient that is added by mixing with the base; The state of impairing the quality or reducing the value of something.

Usage examples (28)
  • The growing medium should be equal parts of sand and loam with an admixture of peat moss and cow manure
  • "admixture" - a mixture (like menthol and vaseline) "vapor rub" - menthol-scented Vaseline.
  • The somewhat apparent homogenity among sud-saharan Africans is more a product of "admixture" than of simple homogeneity.
  • Other limestones are also known which contain an admixture of clay. for more
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