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ready-mix

[ red-ee-miks, -miks ]
/ ˈrɛd iˌmɪks, -ˈmɪks /
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noun
a commercial preparation in which the principal ingredients have already been mixed for easy use: a novice cook's reliance on ready-mixes.
adjective
Also ready-mixed . being a ready-mix; consisting of ingredients that are already mixed: ready-mix pancakes.
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Origin of ready-mix

First recorded in 1945–50
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British Dictionary definitions for ready-mix

ready-mix

noun
(modifier) consisting of ingredients blended in advance, esp of food that is ready to cook or eat after addition of milk or watera ready-mix cake
concrete that is mixed before or during delivery to a building site
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