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Meaning of “contaminate” - Learner’s Dictionary

contaminate

verb [T]     /kənˈtæmɪneɪt/
to make something dirty or poisonous: contaminated drinking waterMaking things dirty and untidyPoisoning and allergy
contamination     /kənˌtæmɪˈneɪʃən/ noun [U]
Translations of “contaminate”
in Vietnamese làm ô nhiễm…
in Spanish contaminar…
in Thai ปนเปื้อน…
in Malaysian tercemar…
in French contaminer…
in German verseuchen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 污染, 弄髒, 毒害…
in Indonesian mencemari…
in Russian загрязнять…
in Turkish kirletmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 污染, 弄脏, 毒害…
in Polish zanieczyszczać, skazić…
(Definition of contaminate from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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