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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Make impure; Make radioactive by adding radioactive material.

Usage examples (38)
  • How did you contaminate your science experiment?
  • As the cook cut the melons s/he transferred the contaminate from the outside of the fruit to the inside.
  • The authorities had been allowed to "contaminate" the results,
  • To me it recalls the thinking that a drop of African blood in one's heritage was enough to "contaminate" one's whiteness. for more
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