In it the preparation of barytes as an adulterant for paints is described at some length.
It is often added to, as an adulterant, or substituted for the true Almond oil.
Almond meal is sometimes used as an adulterant in ipecacuanha powder.
This oil, which has what is generally termed a "tea-rose odour," is occasionally used as an adulterant for otto of rose.
In Europe, chicory is not regarded as an adulterant—it is an addition, or modifier, if you please.
The Fireweed is cultivated as an ornamental plant in England, where the leaves are also used as an adulterant of tea.
Multum, mul′tum, n. an adulterant compound in brewing of quassia and liquorice.
The froth produced by shaking an infusion of senega keeps much longer than that produced by an infusion of the adulterant.
The roots of this, after being ground and roasted, are used either as a substitute or an adulterant of coffee.
The leaves of a closely allied plant, Empleurum serratulum, are employed as a substitute or adulterant for buchu.
adulterant a·dul·ter·ant (ə-dŭl'tər-ənt)
An additive causing an undesirable effect; impurity.