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Adulterator

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Noun

1. adulterant, adulterator

any substance that lessens the purity or effectiveness of a substance

Example Sentences:
'it is necessary to remove the adulterants before use'

2. adulterator

a changer who lessens the purity or effectiveness of a substance

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Adulterator

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verb (əˈdʌltəˌreɪt )
1. (transitive)
to debase by adding inferior material
to adulterate milk with water
adjective (əˈdʌltərɪt , -ˌreɪt)
2. 
adulterated; debased or impure

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Adulterator

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verb transitiveWord forms: aˈdulterˌated or aˈdulterˌating
1. 
to make inferior, impure, not genuine, etc. by adding a harmful, less valuable, or prohibited substance
adjective
2. 
guilty of adultery; adulterous
3. 
adulterated; not genuine

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Adulterator

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tr.v. a·dul·ter·at·ed, a·dul·ter·at·ing, a·dul·ter·ates
To make impure by adding extraneous, improper, or inferior ingredients.
adj. (-tər-ĭt)
Archaic
1. Spurious; adulterated.
2. Adulterous.

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