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adulterant

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of adulterant

  1. something that is or that makes impure <concerned about adulterants in the town's water supply coming from the discharge from the factory> Synonyms impurity, contaminant, contamination, defilement, pollutantRelated Words blot, blotch, spot, stain, taint; dirt, filth, grime, muck, scum, sludge, smut, soil; blemish, defect, disfigurement, fault, flaw; abnormality, imperfection, irregularityNear Antonyms clarifier, filter, purifier, refiner; cleanliness, immaculateness, purity




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to destroy or remove completely

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