Definition of contamination:
adulteration, pollution, chlorofluorocarbon, aggravation, effluent, clean up, carbon trading, contaminant, poison, catalytic converter, emission, pollutant, contaminator, biological control, perversion, taint, adulterant, impurity, the carbon cycle, befoulment, carbon, regression, clean, biohazard, adulterator, degradation, lapse, acid rain, sophistication, carbon emissions, carbon dioxide, rot, carbon-neutral, carbon sink, wreckage, defilement, descent, biodegradable, CFC.
- impurity (part of speech: noun)
- unhealthiness (part of speech: noun)
He has spent a summer with a Japanese mousme, whom he had married Japanese fashion, and when he has divorced her, also in Japanese fashion, with regard for all the conventions, and sailed away from her forever, he is more troubled by thoughts of possible contamination to his own nature than because of any consequences to the woman.- "A Second Book of Operas", Henry Edward Krehbiel.
- "School and Home Cooking", Carlotta C. Greer.
- "The Prospective Mother A Handbook for Women During Pregnancy", J. Morris Slemons.