Definition: Meaning of, mixture in English to English dictionary.

Pronunciation: / ˈmɪkstʃə /

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mixture mixtures
  1. [countable] a combination of two or more different things, feelings, or types of people
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  2. [uncountable and countable] a liquid or other substance made by mixing several substances together, especially in cooking [↪  compound]
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  3. [countable] technical a combination of substances that are put together but do not mix with each other
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mixture used in phrases

  • Bordeaux mixture (noun)
    1. antifungal agent consisting of a solution of copper sulphate and quicklime
  • cough mixture (noun)
    1. a thick, usually sweet, liquid containing medicine that helps you to stop coughing
  • explosive mixture (noun)
    1. a mixture that is explosive
  • freezing mixture (noun)
    1. usually salt and ice a mixture of substances to obtain a temperature below the freezing point of water
  • heather mixture (noun)
    1. interwoven yarns of mixed colours producing muted greyish shades with flecks of colour
  • lamellar mixture (noun)
    1. a mixture in which substances occur in distinct layers
  • mechanical mixture (noun)
    1. a mixture whose components can be separated by mechanical means
  • smoking mixture (noun)
    1. a blend of tobaccos to be smoked in a pipe
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Pronunciation: wɪljəm ðə ˈkɒŋkərə
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(1027-1087) the king of England from 1066 until his death. He was also called William I . William was the Duke of Normandy (in northern France), and became king of England by defeating King Harold at the Battle of HASTINGS in 1066. His arrival brought great changes in English society, and people see it as the end of the Anglo-Saxon period and the beginning of the Middle Ages.