Adulteration


Adulteration
Adulteration A*dul`ter*a"tion, n. [L. adulteratio.] 1. The act of adulterating; corruption, or debasement (esp. of food or drink) by foreign mixture. [1913 Webster]

The shameless adulteration of the coin. --Prescott. [1913 Webster]

2. An adulterated state or product. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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