commixture

noun
com·​mix·​ture | \ kə-ˈmiks-chər How to pronounce commixture (audio) , kä- \

Definition of commixture

1 : the act or process of mixing : the state of being mixed

First Known Use of commixture

1567, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for commixture

Latin commixtura, from commixtus

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“Commixture.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/commixture. Accessed 14 Apr. 2021.

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