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diluted

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 not containing very much of some important element
  • to clean the bird feeder, soak it in a solution of diluted bleach

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diluted

verb
past tense of dilute

Synonyms & Antonyms of diluted (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 diluted was in 1651

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“Diluted.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/diluted. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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