mixture
[ˈmɪkstʃə]
NOUN
mixtures (plural noun)
  1. a substance made by mixing other substances together.
    "form the mixture into a manageable dough" ·
    "shandy is a mixture of beer and lemonade"
    synonyms:
    • the process of mixing or being mixed.
    • a combination of different things in which the component elements are individually distinct.
      "the old town is a mixture of narrow medieval streets and 18th-century architecture"
      synonyms:
      assortment · miscellany · medley · melange · blend · variety · mixed bag · mix · diversity · collection · selection · assemblage · combination ·
      motley collection · pot-pourri · conglomeration · jumble · mess · confusion · mishmash · hotchpotch · hodgepodge · ragbag · pastiche · patchwork · farrago · hash · mash-up · gallimaufry · omnium gatherum · olio · salmagundi · macédoine
    • a person regarded as a combination of qualities and attributes.
      "he was a curious mixture, an unpredictable man"
    • chemistry
      the product of the random distribution of one substance through another without any chemical reaction, as distinct from a compound.
    • the charge of gas or vapour mixed with air which is admitted to the cylinder of an internal combustion engine, especially as regards the ratio of fuel to air.
      "newer pilots often leave their mixture rich during an entire flight"
    • an organ stop in which each key sounds a group of small pipes of different pitches, giving a very bright tone.
Origin
late Middle English: from French mixture or Latin mixtura ( see mixed).
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How to use mixture in a sentence?
the common gun propellants are either nitrocellulose or a mixture of nitrocellulose and nitroglycerine.
these crayons are made with a mixture of native earths plus softeners such as China clay.
the old town is a mixture of narrow medieval streets and 18th-century architecture.
an effervescent mixture of cheap wine, fruit flavours, sugar, and carbon dioxide.
success came quickly, thanks to a mixture of talent, enterprise, and luck.
the news stories evinced the usual mixture of sympathy and satisfaction.
people talk about the case with a mixture of fascination and repulsion.
newer pilots often leave their mixture rich during an entire flight.
this mixture should give a reading of 45 to 50 per cent saturation.
crank the engine until it fires and return the mixture to ‘rich’.
the mixture may be used as an antiseptic douche or as a gargle.
add the eggs and blitz the mixture until it becomes granular.
there was a mixture of old and young players in their side.
an extraordinary mixture of harsh reality and lofty ideals.
the book is a curious mixture of autobiography and fantasy.
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Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (NOUN)mengsel
Arabic (NOUN)خليط, الخليط, مزيج, المخلوط, المزيج, خليطا, مزيجا
Bangla মিশ্রণ
Bosnian (Latin) smjesu
Bulgarian (NOUN)смес, сместа, смесица, смеска, смесване, съчетание, комбинация
Cantonese (Traditional) 混合物
Catalan (NOUN)barreja, mescla, combinació
Chinese Simplified 混合物
Chinese Traditional 混合物
Croatian (NOUN)smjesu, mješavina, spoj
Czech (NOUN)směs, směsi
Danish (NOUN)blanding
Dutch (NOUN)mengsel, mengeling, mix, mengvorm, vermenging, combinatie
Estonian (NOUN)segu, seguga, segus, segule
Fijian veicurumaki
Filipino timpla
Finnish (NOUN)seos, seoksen, seosta, sekoitus, lääkeseos, taikinaan
French (NOUN)mélange
German (NOUN)Mischung, Gemisch, Mixtur, Mix, Masse
Greek (NOUN)μείγμα, μίγμα, ανάμειξη, κράμα
Haitian Creole melanj
Hebrew (NOUN)תערובת, התערובת, לתערובת, בתערובת, ערבוב
Hindi (NOUN)मिश्रण
Hmong Daw sib tov sib xyaw
Hungarian (NOUN)keverék, elegy
Icelandic (NOUN)blöndu, blanda
Indonesian (NOUN)campuran, adonan
Italian (NOUN)miscela, misto, composto, impasto, mescolanza, mix, combinazione
Japanese (NOUN)混合物, 混合, 混合気, 混合液, 混在
Kiswahili (NOUN)mchanganyiko
Korean (NOUN)혼합물, 섞은, 섞어, 섞여
Latvian (NOUN)maisījumu, sajaukuma
Lithuanian (NOUN)mišinys, maišant
Malagasy fangaron-javatra
Malay (Latin) (NOUN)campuran, adunan
Maltese (NOUN)taħlita
Norwegian Bokmål blanding
Persian (NOUN)مخلوط, ترکیبی
Polish (NOUN)mieszaniny, miksturę
Portuguese (NOUN)mistura, mescla
Querétaro Otomi mezcla
Romanian (NOUN)amestec, mixtură, combinaţie
Russian (NOUN)смесь, сочетание
Samoan suifefiloi
Serbian (Cyrillic) миx
Serbian (Latin) mix
Slovak (NOUN)zmes, zmesi, zmesou
Slovenian (NOUN)mešanica, zmes, zmesi
Spanish (NOUN)mezcla
Swedish (NOUN)blandning, smeten
Tahitian niniihiatu
Tamil கலவை
Telugu మిశ్రమాన్ని
Thai ส่วนผสม
Tongan tuifio pe
Turkish (NOUN)karışımı
Ukrainian (NOUN)суміш, змішання
Urdu (NOUN)مرکب
Vietnamese (NOUN)hỗn hợp
Welsh (NOUN)cymysgedd, cyfuniad
Yucatec Maya mezcla
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