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dilute

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 not containing very much of some important element
  • a dilute acid that's safe to handle in the classroom

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dilute

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Synonyms & Antonyms of dilute (Entry 2 of 2)

to alter (something) for the worse with the addition of foreign or lower-grade substances
  • the pharmacist was convicted of diluting prescription drugs in order to increase profits

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The first known use of dilute was circa 1575

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“Dilute.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dilute. Accessed 27 May. 2020.

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