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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A substance that dirties or sullies.

Usage examples (24)
  • Inactivation of the contaminant is the next preventive measure.
  • The contaminant is a fungal toxin introduced during production, harvest storage or processing
  • It is also unclear whether the contaminant is the cause of patients 'allergic reactions to Baxter's heparin.
  • How is the link, or is it a true marker for some other kind of contaminant? for more
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