One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
The action of making something poorer in quality by the addition of another substance.‘we're working on a new diagnostic test to more rapidly monitor food adulteration’figurative ‘the adulteration of culture’count noun ‘these adulterations may harm the therapeutic use of the oils’
Early 16th century: from Latin adulterat- ‘corrupted’, from the verb adulterare + -ion.
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