Definition of Mixture. Meaning of Mixture. Synonyms of Mixture
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Definition of Mixture
MixtureMixture Mix"ture, n. [L. mixtura, fr. miscere, mixtum, to mix:
cf. F. mixture. See Mix.]
1. The act of mixing, or the state of being mixed; as, made
by a mixture of ingredients. --Hooker.
2. That which results from mixing different ingredients
together; a compound; as, to drink a mixture of molasses
and water; -- also, a medley.
There is also a mixture of good and evil wisely
distributed by God, to serve the ends of his
3. An ingredient entering into a mixed mass; an additional
Cicero doubts whether it were possible for a
community to exist that had not a prevailing mixture
of piety in its constitution. --Addison.
4. (Med.) 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
5. (Physics & Chem.) 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
6. (Mus.) 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
Syn: Union; admixture; intermixture; medley.
Meaning of Mixture from wikipedia
- In chemistry, a mixture
is a material
made up of two or more different substances which
combined. A mixture
is the physical
- In chemistry, a racemic mixture
, or racemate
(/reɪˈsiːmeɪt, rə-, ˈræsɪmeɪt/), is one that has equal amounts
of left- and right-handed enantiomers
- In statistics, a mixture model
is a probabilistic model
of subpo****tions within
- Dolly mixture
is a British
of a variety
of multi-coloured fondant
shapes, such as cubes
and cylinders, with subtle
- An azeotrope
(/əˈziːəˌtroʊp/) or a constant boiling point mixture
is a mixture
of two or more liquids whose proportions cannot
- Bordeaux mixture
(also called Bordo
Mix) is a mixture
of copper(II) sulphate
(CuSO4) and slaked
lime (Ca(OH)2) used as a fungicide. It is used in vineyards...
- A zeotropic mixture
, or non-azeotropic mixture
, is a mixture
that have different boiling
points. For example, nitrogen, methane, ethane...
- In probability
and statistics, a mixture distribution
is the probability distribution
of a random variable
that is derived
from a collection
- as the stoichiometric mixture
, often abbreviated
to stoich. Ratios lower
"rich." Rich mixtures
are less efficient, but...
- The Mixtures
were an Australian
rock band that formed
in 1965. Australian musicians Terry
Dean and Rod De Clerk
met in Tasmania
in 1965. They...
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