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Meaning of ADMIXTURE

Pronunciation:  ad'mikschur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  the act of mixing together; "paste made by a mix of flour and water"; "the mixing of sound channels in the recording studio"
  2. [n]  an additional ingredient that is added by mixing with the base; "the growing medium should be equal parts of sand and loam with an admixture of peat moss and cow manure"; "a large intermixture of sand"
  3. [n]  the state of impairing the quality or reducing the value of something

ADMIXTURE is a 9 letter word that starts with A.


 Synonyms: alloy, commixture, intermixture, intermixture, mix, mixing, mixture
 See Also: combination, combining, compounding, impureness, impurity, ingredient



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Ad*mix"ture\ (?; 135), n. [L. admiscere, admixtum, to
admix; ad + miscere to mix. See {Mix}.]
1. The act of mixing; mixture.

2. The compound formed by mixing different substances

3. That which is mixed with anything.

Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: accretion, addition, alloy, alloyage, amalgam, amalgamation, bit, blend, blending, coalescence, combination, combo, comminglement, commingling, commixture, composite, composition, compound, concoction, confection, dash, doctor, eclecticism, ensemble, fortification, fusion, immixture, integration, interfusion, interlarding, interlardment, interminglement, intermingling, intermixture, magma, merger, mingling, mix, mixing, mixture, mix-up, paste, pluralism, shade, smack, spice, syncretism, taint, tinge