Contaminating

  • 1 contaminating — adj. spreading contamination; especially radioactive contamination. {clean} Syn: dirty. [WordNet 1.5] 2. causing moral or behavioral degredation. the contaminating influence of violent movies Syn: corrupting. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC] …

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  • 2 contaminating — index contagious Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 Contaminating — Contaminate Con*tam i*nate (k[o^]n*t[a^]m [i^]*n[=a]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Contaminated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Contaminating}.] [L. contaminatus, p. p. of contaminare to bring into contact, to contaminate, fr. contamen contagion, for contagmen; con …

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  • 4 contaminating — con tam·i·nate || neɪt v. pollute, make impure; infect with a disease …

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  • 5 contaminating — adjective 1. spreading pollution or contamination; especially radioactive contamination the air near the foundry was always dirty a dirty bomb releases enormous amounts of long lived radioactive fallout • Syn: ↑dirty • Ant: ↑clean (for: ↑ …

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  • 6 sabotage contaminating method — diversinis užteršimo būdas statusas T sritis apsauga nuo naikinimo priemonių apibrėžtis Oro, vandens ir maisto produktų arba pašarų užkrėtimas naudojant biologines diversines medžiagas. Oras užteršiamas žmonių masinio susitelkimo vietose, o… …

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  • 7 self-contaminating — adj. * * * …

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  • 8 self-contaminating — self′ contam′inating adj …

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  • 9 self-contaminating — adj …

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  • 10 environment — environmental, adj. environmentally, adv. /en vuy reuhn meuhnt, vuy euhrn /, n. 1. the aggregate of surrounding things, conditions, or influences; surroundings; milieu. 2. Ecol. the air, water, minerals, organisms, and all other external factors… …

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  • 11 Operation Crossroads — Coordinates: 11°36′N 165°30′E / 11.6°N 165.5°E / 11.6; 165.5 …

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  • 12 List of pipeline accidents — The following is a list of pipeline accidents: This is an incomplete list, which may never be able to satisfy particular standards for completeness. You can help by expanding it with reliably sourced entries. Contents 1 Bel …

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  • 13 Arctic haze — is the phenomenon of a visible reddish brown haze in the atmosphere at high latitudes in the Arctic due to air pollution. A major distinguishing factor of Arctic haze is the ability of its chemical ingredients to persist in the atmosphere for an… …

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  • 14 Axenic — In biology, axenic describes a culture of a particular organism that is entirely free of all other contaminating organisms. The earliest axenic cultures were of bacteria or unicellular eukaryotes, but axenic cultures of many multicellular… …

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  • 15 Nuclear testing — Nuclear weapons tests are experiments carried out to determine the effectiveness, yield and explosive capability of nuclear weapons. Throughout the twentieth century, most nations that have developed nuclear weapons have tested them. Testing… …

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  • 16 Oncovirus — An oncovirus is a virus that can cause cancer. This term originated from studies of acutely transforming retroviruses in the 1950–60s, often called oncornaviruses to denote their RNA virus origin. It now refers to any virus with a DNA or RNA… …

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  • 17 Charles Cullen — Charles Edmund Cullen Charles Cullen in custody Background information Born February 22, 1960 (1960 02 22) (age 51) West Orange, New Jersey …

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  • 18 Saturnalia (webcomic) — Infobox comic strip title= Saturnalia caption= author= space coyote url= http://www.spacecoyote.com/comics/sat/ rss= atom= status= first= February 2002 last= syndicate= publisher= genre= Manga/Fantasy/Science Fiction rating= preceded by= followed …

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  • 19 List of contaminated cell lines — This is a list of cell cultures which have been cross contaminated and overgrown by other cells. A project is currently underway to enumerate and rename contaminated cell lines to avoid errors in research caused by misattribution (Masters, 2002) …

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  • 20 Wheal Jane — was a tin mine near Baldhu and Chacewater in West Cornwall. The area itself consisted of a large number of mines.HistoryWheal Jane was probably seriously worked for tin from the mid 1700s. Given the complexity of ore formation near granitic… …

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