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English definition of “cross-contamination”

cross-contamination

noun [U] uk   /ˌkrɒs.kən.tæm.ɪˈneɪ.ʃən/ us    /ˈkrɑːs-/
the process by which a substance that is harmful or dirty spreads from one area to anotherSpreading and scattering
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