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mixture
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 6
1. The act of mixing, or the state of being mixed; as, made by a mixture of ingredients.
3. A kind of liquid medicine made up of many ingredients; esp., as opposed to solution, a liquid preparation in which the solid ingredients are not completely dissolved.
4. That which results from mixing different ingredients together; a compound; as, to drink a mixture of molasses and water; - also, a medley.
5. An organ stop, comprising from two to five ranges of pipes, used only in combination with the foundation and compound stops; - called also furniture stop. It consists of high harmonics, or overtones, of the ground tone.
6. A mass of two or more ingredients, the particles of which are separable, independent, and uncompounded with each other, no matter how thoroughly and finely commingled; -- contrasted with a compound; thus, gunpowder is a mechanical mixture of carbon, sulphur, and niter.
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