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  Definition of Mixture
  1. the act of mixing together; "paste made by a mix of flour and water"; "the mixing of sound channels in the recording studio"
  2. an event that combines things in a mixture; "a gradual mixture of cultures"
  3. any foodstuff made by combining different ingredients; "he volunteered to taste her latest concoction"; "he drank a mixture of beer and lemonade"
  4. a collection containing a variety of sorts of things; "a great assortment of cars was on display"; "he had a variety of disorders"; "a veritable smorgasbord of religions"
  5. (chemistry) a substance consisting of two or more substances mixed together (not in fixed proportions and not with chemical bonding)
Similar Words: mix, commixture, admixture, intermixture, mixing, concoction, assortment, mixed bag, miscellany, miscellanea, variety, salmagundi, smorgasbord, potpourri, motley

 

Hyponyms: concoction, blend, mincemeat, stuffing, dressing, roux, batter, dough, mix, premix, filling, grab bag, witches' brew, witches' broth, witch's brew, range, selection, odds and ends, oddments, melange, farrago, ragbag, hodgepodge, mishmash, mingle-mangle, hotchpotch, omnium-gatherum, alphabet soup, sampler, alloy, metal, colloid, composition, mechanical mixture, eutectic, solution, suspension, freezing mixture, Greek fire, gummite, lamellar mixture, matte, oxyacetylene, petrolatum, petroleum jelly, mineral jelly, plaster, soda lime

 

Derivational Morphology: mix, mingle, commix, unify, amalgamate, mix in, blend, intermix, immingle, intermingle, flux, conflate, commingle, immix, fuse, coalesce, meld, combine, merge, admix, shuffle, ruffle, concoct, cook up, vary, variegate, motley

 

 
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