commixture

[kuh-miks-cher]
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noun
  1. the act or process of commixing.
  2. the condition of being commixed; mixture.
  3. (in a Eucharistic service) the placing of a part of the Host in the chalice.

Origin of commixture

1580–90; < Latin commixtūra, equivalent to commixt(us) (see commix) + -ūra -ure
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