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intermixture

[in-ter-miks-cher]
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noun
  1. a mass of ingredients mixed together.
  2. something added by intermixing.
  3. the act of intermixing.
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Origin of intermixture

First recorded in 1580–90; inter- + mixture
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Related Words for intermixture

balance, sense, fabric, nature, taste, pattern, makeup, character, surface, smoothness, consistency, touch, feeling, quality, composition, structure, mixture, diversity, variation, range

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British Dictionary definitions for intermixture

intermixture

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

n.

1590s; see inter- + mixture.

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