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  • nounadulteration
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Synonyms for contamination

noun adulteration
  • contagion
  • corruption
  • disease
  • epidemic
  • infection
  • poisoning
  • pollution
  • decay
  • defilement
  • dirtying
  • filth
  • foulness
  • impurity
  • pestilence
  • plague
  • rottenness
  • spoliation
  • taint
  • radioactivation

Antonyms for contamination

  • cleanliness
  • purification
  • sterility
  • cleaning
  • cure
  • healing
  • sterilization
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More words related to contamination

adulterant

noun. contaminant
  • adulteration
  • adulterator
  • contamination
  • contaminator
  • defilement
  • impurity
  • pollutant

adulteration

noun. corruption

adulterator

noun. contaminant

blight

noun. disease; plague

contagion

noun. infection

contaminant

noun. contaminator
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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