Definition of Adulterations

1. Noun. (plural of adulteration) ¹



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Definition of Adulterations

1. adulteration [n] - See also: adulteration

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Literary usage of Adulterations

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1. Chambers's Encyclopædia: A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge by ed Andrew Findlater, John Merry Ross (1868)
"The adulterations of tea, both by the Chinese and in this country, are too numerous for ... Milk is usually believed to be liable to numerous adulterations, ..."

2. Foods: Their Composition and Analysis: A Manual for the Use of Analytical by Alexander Wynter Blyth (1896)
"adulterations of Pepper.—Pepper has been adulterated for at least two centuries and a half; for Pierre Pomet,* writing in 1C 14, says: "As the greatest part ..."

3. The Microbiology and Microanalysis of Foods by Albert Schneider (1920)
"Kinds of Food adulterations The kinds of food adulteration are legion. From the time of the enforcement of the Federal Pure Food and Drugs Act (June 30, ..."

4. Spices and how to Know Them by Walter M. Gibbs (1909)
"There are two principal ways of detecting adulterations in spices, ... The adulterations found in spices may be classed in four grades: ' First. ..."

5. A Manual of personal hygiene: Proper Living Upon a Physiological Basis by Walter Lytle Pyle (1917)
"The simplest varieties of adulterations are mixing, addition of a neutral ... Gross Physical adulterations.—If the product consists of large particles, ..."

6. A Treatise on Pharmacy by Edward Parrish (1864)
"adulterations AND TESTS. Essential oils are liable to be adulterated with ... The mode of detecting these adulterations is as follows :— With, Fixed Oils. ..."

7. The Monthly Review by Ralph Griffiths (1830)
"... Sfc. $c. fyc. are laid open to the public, with Tests or Methods for Detecting Fraudulent adulterations, ifc. ifc. By An Enemy of Fraud and Villainy. ..."

8. Proceedings of the American Pharmaceutical Association at the Annual Meeting by American Pharmaceutical Association, National Pharmaceutical Convention, American Pharmaceutical Association Meeting (1860)
"The Committee upon the subject of Home adulterations, appointed at the annual meeting of this Association held in Boston last year, respectfully report: The ..."

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