corrupted by contact or association
rendered unwholesome by contaminants and pollution
"had to boil the contaminated water"; "polluted lakes and streams"
1 (Computers) damaged by inclusion of incorrect data or information not belonging; as, The file was contaminated by a buggy editor.
appearing unethical due to a questionable source or motives; -- of money or activities; as, The fund was contaminated by a large donation from a mobster.
The numerical value of contaminated in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of contaminated in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The only time it can be contaminated is at the time of production.
The immediate impact is largely passed, the slug of contaminated water has washed through the system.
It's good to choose (Soetjipto) as Pertamina CEO because he hasn't been contaminated by the oil and gas mafia.
Vietnam is the most contaminated place I've worked, we're finding items all the time, possibly over 100 items a week.
The new waves of patients are those who survived the quake, but are sick because they were living in the open and drinking contaminated water.
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