How to use adulterant in a sentence
Brick dust and yellow ochre are sometimes found as adulterants.Field's Chromatography | George Field
And this usually involves nothing more than making simple qualitative tests for adulterants.
It contains a brief statement of the adulterants likely to be found and the reason for their use.
Its aim is to bring together in one small book the best and simplest qualitative tests for all the common food adulterants.
Other adulterants of cream of tartar are acid calcium phosphate, starch, gypsum, and alum.
British Dictionary definitions for adulterant
a substance or ingredient that adulterates
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