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dilute

verb [T]  /dɑɪˈlut, də-/ us  
to make a liquid weaker by mixing it with water or another liquid: Dilute the bleach in water before adding it to the wash. chemistry If you dilute a substance you make it weaker or less pure by mixing it with another substance.
diluted
adjective  /dɑɪˈlut̬·əd, də-/ us  
He disinfected the tub with a solution of diluted bleach.

dilute

adjective /dɑɪˈlut, də-/
chemistry made weaker or less pure by the addition of another substance
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