Synonyms for adulterant

Synonyms for (noun) adulterant

Synonyms: adulterant, adulterator

Definition: any substance that lessens the purity or effectiveness of a substance

Usage: it is necessary to remove the adulterants before use

Similar words: substance

Definition: a particular kind or species of matter with uniform properties

Usage: shigella is one of the most toxic substances known to man

Synonyms for (adjective) adulterant

Synonyms: adulterant, adulterating

Definition: making impure or corrupt by adding extraneous materials

Usage: the adulterating effect of extraneous materials

Similar words: extraneous, foreign

Definition: not belonging to that in which it is contained; introduced from an outside source

Usage: water free of extraneous matter; foreign particles in milk