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contaminating

verb
present participle of contaminate

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to make unfit for use by the addition of something harmful or undesirable
  • a supply of drinking water that was contaminated by a toxic waste dump

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“Contaminating.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/contaminating. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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