Examples of adulterant in a Sentence
concerned about adulterants in the town's water supply coming from the discharge from the factory
Recent Examples of adulterant from the Web
More than 80 percent of the cocaine the company tested worldwide in 2016 included an adulterant, according to Auctor.
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First Known Use of adulterant
Synonymsimpurity, contaminant, contamination, defilement, pollutant
Related Wordsblot, blotch, spot, stain, taint; dirt, filth, grime, muck, scum, sludge, smut, soil; blemish, defect, disfigurement, fault, flaw; abnormality, imperfection, irregularity
Near Antonymsclarifier, filter, purifier, refiner; cleanliness, immaculateness, purity
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