admixture definition by Webster's New World
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- a mixture
- a thing or ingredient added in mixing
Origin: ; from Classical Latin admixtus, past participle of admiscere ; from ad-, to plush miscere, to mix plush -ure
admixture definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- a. The act of mixing or mingling.b. The state of being mingled or mixed.
- Something that is produced by mixing; a mixture.
- Something added in mixing. See Synonyms at mixture.