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adulterate
ə'dəltə,reɪt [adj]ə'dəltərɪt [v]ə'dəltə,reɪt
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English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Mixed with impurities.
(动) As a verb
  1. Corrupt, debase, or make impure by adding a foreign or inferior substance; often by replacing valuable ingredients with inferior ones.
Hyphenationa•dul•ter•ate
Part of Speech(动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb, (形) adjective
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搀杂chānzáto mix; to blend; to dilute
搀兑chānduìto mix (different substances together); to blend
通奸tōngjiānadultery; to commit adultery
搀假chānjiǎto dilute; to debase (by mixing with fake material)
伪造的wěizào deforged
伪造wěizàoto forge; to fake; to counterfeit
掺假chānjiǎto mix in fake material; to adulterate
羼水chànshuǐto mix with water (wine); to adulterate
chànto mix; to blend; to dilute; to adulterate
羼杂chànzáto mix; to blend; to dilute; to adulterate; mingled; mongrel
chānto take by the arm and assist; to mix; to blend; to dilute; to adulterate
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