Examples of admixture in a Sentence
an alloy that includes a small admixture of silver
an admixture of rose petals and lavender for a fragrant potpourri
Recent Examples of admixture from the Web
What follows, in this assured and hallucinatory story, is funny and horrifying in a near-perfect admixture.
As has been true since Trump’s rise began, some analysts are once again hopefully spotting a resurgence of McConnell-Ryan Republicanism over the Trumpism codified by Bannon into a toxic admixture of nationalism and white supremacy.
In the genomic data, there’s admixture between European DNA and African that begins in earnest around six generations ago, roughly in the mid-19th century.
Again, this supports the idea of a single, small population seeding the continents, and—unlike in Europe or Asia—these people being cut off, with little admixture from new populations for thousands of years, at least until Columbus.
The shadings, to be sure, are infinite, and so is the admixture.
Alternatively (or in addition), the formula used to estimate your admixture may have been updated.
An American diplomatic cable published by WikiLeaks described Azerbaijan’s president as an admixture of the Corleone family.
The early admixture of the media (including social media) will insure the perfect sludginess.
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Origin and Etymology of admixture
Synonymsblend, alloy, amalgam, amalgamation, cocktail, combination, composite, compound, conflation, emulsion, fusion, intermixture, meld, mix, mixture, synthesis
Related Wordshalf-and-half; absorption, blending, coalescence, coalition, commingling, commixture, compost, concretion, homogenization, immingling, immixture, incorporation, integration, interfusion, intermingling, mergence, merger, merging, mingling; assortment, hash, hodgepodge, hotchpotch, jumble, medley, mélange, mishmash, motley, patchwork, potpourri, variety; accumulation, aggregation, conglomeration
Near Antonymscomponent, constituent, element, ingredient
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