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Definition of mixture:

  1. A kind of liquid medicine made up of many ingredients; esp., as opposed to solution, a liquid preparation in which the solid ingredients are not completely dissolved.
  2. A mass of two or more ingredients, the particles of which are separable, independent, and uncompounded with each other, no matter how thoroughly and finely commingled; -- contrasted with a compound; thus, gunpowder is a mechanical mixture of carbon, sulphur, and niter.
  3. An ingredient entering into a mixed mass; an additional ingredient.
  4. An organ stop, comprising from two to five ranges of pipes, used only in combination with the foundation and compound stops; - called also furniture stop. It consists of high harmonics, or overtones, of the ground tone.
  5. That which results from mixing different ingredients together; a compound; as, to drink a mixture of molasses and water; - also, a medley.
  6. The act of mixing, or the state of being mixed; as, made by a mixture of ingredients.

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variety show, smorgasbord, classification, batter, mishmash, miscellanea, garland, assimilation, sort, mingling, collect, variety, diversity, broth, categorisation, kind, potpourri, change, assortment, dough, form, adulteration, disorder, intermixture, compartmentalization, mix-up, olio, mixing, motley, pastiche, concoction, admixture, gallimaufry, assemble, categorization, confusion, jumble, muddle, mix, miscellany, patchwork, compartmentalisation, mixed bag, multifariousness, premix, confection, diverseness, grab bag, transfusion, saturation, salmagundi, florilegium, crossing, commixture.

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