1. an additional ingredient that is added by mixing with the base

the growing medium should be equal parts of sand and loam with an admixture of peat moss and cow manure


a large intermixture of sand

Syn: ↑admixture
Derivationally related forms: ↑intermix, ↑admix (for: ↑admixture)
Hypernyms: ↑ingredient
2. the act of mixing together

paste made by a mix of flour and water


the mixing of sound channels in the recording studio

Syn: ↑mix, ↑commixture, ↑admixture, ↑mixture, ↑mixing
Derivationally related forms: ↑mix (for: ↑mixing), ↑intermix, ↑mix (for: ↑mixture), ↑admix (for: ↑admixture), ↑commix (for: ↑commixture), ↑mix (for: ↑mix)
Hypernyms: ↑combination, ↑combining, ↑compounding
3. any foodstuff made by combining different ingredients

he volunteered to taste her latest concoction


he drank a mixture of beer and lemonade

Syn: ↑concoction, ↑mixture
Derivationally related forms: ↑mix (for: ↑mixture), ↑concoct (for: ↑concoction)
Hypernyms: ↑foodstuff, ↑food product
mincemeat, ↑stuffing, ↑dressing, ↑roux, ↑batter, ↑dough, ↑mix, ↑premix, ↑filling

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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