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English definition of “dilute”

dilute

verb [T]     /daɪˈluːt/
to make a liquid weaker by mixing in something else: Dilute the juice (with water) before you drink it.Becoming and making less strongPhysical and chemical processes to reduce the strength of a feeling, action, etc.: These measures are designed to dilute public fears about the product's safety.Becoming and making less strong
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