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commixture


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Commixture  \Com*mix"ture\  (?;  135),  n.  [L.  commixtura.] 
  1.  The  act  or  process  of  mixing;  the  state  of  being  mingled; 
  the  blending  of  ingredients  in  one  mass  or  compound. 
 
  In  the  commixture  of  anything  that  is  more  oily  or 
  sweet,  such  bodies  are  least  apt  to  putrefy. 
  --Bacon. 
 
  2.  The  mass  formed  by  mingling  different  things  a  compound; 
  a  mixture.  --Bacon. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  commixture 
  n  :  the  act  of  mixing;  "paste  made  by  a  mixture  of  flour  and 
  water"  [syn:  {mix},  {admixture},  {mixture},  {mixing}] 




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