Definition of commixture in US English:

commixture

noun

archaic
  • See commix

    • ‘But, though these commixtures be frequent, and sometimes prolific, no intermediate species has been formed between the goat and sheep.’
    • ‘The commixture of peat extract and adhesive was tested for adhesion at room temperature.’
    • ‘We meet the commixture of materials and things in our excavation whose object is, among other things, to reorder, to abolish the disorder of collapse and dilapidation, to find significance and signification in the apparent chaos.’
    • ‘For, I did not want to compile commixtures at great length and with many subdivisions.’
    • ‘With the accent on encounter and dialogue, Brie takes full advantage of all the commixtures - of forms, cultures and races - to be found in his work.’

Pronunciation

commixture

/kəˈmɪkstʃər//kəˈmiksCHər/