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impure

adjective (MIXED)    /ɪmˈpjʊər/ US  /-ˈpjʊr/
mixed with other substances and therefore lower in quality: impure heroin/goldMixing and mixturesVariety and mixturesConnecting and combiningGroups and collections of thingsQuite good, or not very goodSuitable and acceptable
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