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- Rhymes: -eɪʃən
contamination (plural contaminations)
- The act or process of contaminating; pollution; defilement; taint; also, that which contaminates.
- (linguistics) A process whereby words with related meanings come to have similar sounds.
- The process of making a material or surface unclean or unsuited for its intended purpose, usually by the addition or attachment of undesirable foreign substances.
The act or process of contaminating
A grammatical blend
- IPA: /kɔ̃.ta.mi.na.sjɔ̃/
contamination f (plural contaminations)
- contamination (act or process of contaminating)