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  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: con‧tam‧i‧nant

Noun edit

contaminant (plural contaminants)

  1. That which contaminates; an impurity; foreign matter.
    Put the lid on the jar to keep contaminants out.

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Adjective edit

contaminant m or f (masculine and feminine plural contaminants)

  1. contaminating

Noun edit

contaminant m (plural contaminants)

  1. contaminant

Verb edit

contaminant

  1. gerund of contaminar

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Participle edit

contaminant

  1. present participle of contaminer

Latin edit

Verb edit

contāminant

  1. third-person plural present active indicative of contāminō

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Etymology edit

From contamina +‎ -ant.

Adjective edit

contaminant m or n (feminine singular contaminantă, masculine plural contaminanți, feminine and neuter plural contaminante)

  1. contaminate

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