What does admixture mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term admixture:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. admixture, alloy(noun)

    the state of impairing the quality or reducing the value of something

  2. admixture, intermixture(noun)

    an additional ingredient that is added by mixing with the base

    "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. mix, commixture, admixture, mixture, intermixture, mixing(noun)

    the act of mixing together

    "paste made by a mix of flour and water"; "the mixing of sound channels in the recording studio"


  1. admixture(Noun)

    An instance of admixing, a mixing-in of something.

    The admixture of vanilla extract in the dough improved the pastries' flavor.

  2. admixture(Noun)

    A mixture, in some contexts

Webster Dictionary

  1. Admixture(noun)

    the act of mixing; mixture

  2. Admixture(noun)

    the compound formed by mixing different substances together

  3. Admixture(noun)

    that which is mixed with anything

  4. Origin: [L. admiscere, admixtum, to admix; ad + miscere to mix. See Mix.]

How to pronounce admixture?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say admixture in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of admixture in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of admixture in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of admixture in a Sentence

  1. Carl von Clausewitz:

    War is nothing but a continuation of politics with the admixture of other means.

  2. Burke:

    Superstition is the religion of feeble minds; and they must be tolerated in an admixture of it in some trifling or enthusiastic shape or other; else you will deprive weak minds of a resource found necessary to the strongest.

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