intermixture

[ in-ter-miks-cher ]
/ ˌɪn tərˈmɪks tʃər /

noun

a mass of ingredients mixed together.
something added by intermixing.
the act of intermixing.

Origin of intermixture

First recorded in 1580–90; inter- + mixture
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British Dictionary definitions for intermixture

intermixture

/ (ˌɪntəˈmɪkstʃə) /

noun

the act of intermixing or state of being intermixed
another word for mixture
an additional constituent or ingredient
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Word Origin and History for intermixture

intermixture


n.

1590s; see inter- + mixture.

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