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  Definition of concoction
  1. the act of creating something (a medicine or drink or soup etc.) by compounding or mixing a variety of components
  2. the invention of a scheme or story to suit some purpose; "his testimony was a concoction"; "she has no peer in the concoction of mystery stories"
  3. an occurrence of an unusual mixture; "it suddenly spewed out a thick green concoction"
  4. any foodstuff made by combining different ingredients; "he volunteered to taste her latest concoction"; "he drank a mixture of beer and lemonade"
Similar Words: confection, mixture, intermixture

 

Hyponyms: mincemeat, stuffing, dressing, roux, batter, dough, mix, premix, filling

 

Derivational Morphology: concoct, cook up, confect, confection, comfit, trump up, think up, think of, dream up, hatch, blend, flux, mix, conflate, commingle, immix, fuse, coalesce, meld, combine, merge

 

 
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