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adulterant

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noun adul·ter·ant \ə-ˈdəl-t(ə-)rənt\

Definition of adulterant

  1. :  an adulterating substance or agent

adulterant adjective


Examples of adulterant

  1. <concerned about adulterants in the town's water supply coming from the discharge from the factory>



Circa 1755

First Known Use of adulterant

circa 1755


Medical Dictionary

adulterant

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noun adul·ter·ant \ə-ˈdəl-t(ə-)rənt\

Medical Definition of adulterant

  1. :  an adulterating substance or agent

  2. adulterant adjective





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