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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of polluting; The state of being exposed to toxins; A substance that corrupts.

Usage examples (24)
  • All this goes to show that perhaps "contamination" is not the way to look at it.
  • Heavy metal contamination is a particular concern.
  • Fighting smog and water contamination is one thing.
  • The EU urged officials to keep the contamination from the Danube. for more
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