English noun: admixture
|1.||admixture (state) the state of impairing the quality or reducing the value of something|
|Broader (hypernym)||impureness, impurity|
|2.||admixture (artifact) an additional ingredient that is added by mixing with the base|
|Samples||The growing medium should be equal parts of sand and loam with an admixture of peat moss and cow manure.|
A large intermixture of sand.
|3.||admixture (act) the act of mixing together|
|Samples||Paste made by a mix of flour and water.|
The mixing of sound channels in the recording studio.
|Synonyms||commixture, intermixture, mix, mixing, mixture|
|Broader (hypernym)||combination, combining, compounding|