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  1. contaminatedadjective

    corrupted by contact or association

    "contaminated evidence"


    uncontaminated, pure

  2. contaminated, pollutedadjective

    rendered unwholesome by contaminants and pollution

    "had to boil the contaminated water"; "polluted lakes and streams"


    pure, uncontaminated

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  1. Karine Raymond:

    We are the be all and end all and lifeline to these patients, and yet we are being contaminated and cross contaminating.

  2. Shannon Monnat:

    What’s really driving the surge in overdoses is this increasingly poisoned drug supply, nearly all of this increase is fentanyl contamination in some way. Heroin is contaminated. Cocaine is contaminated. Methamphetamine is contaminated.

  3. Oded Rechavi:

    Its amazing that enough DNA can be extracted from the 2000-year-old scrolls, they are not only old and contaminated, they have also been processed (to make parchment) which is very damaging to the DNA.

  4. Loic Evain:

    A case of HUS is far more serious than a case of salmonella as seen at Lactalis, the problem is solved in terms of products, there won't be any contaminated Reblochon left on the market, but we cannot say that things are over as a public health matter. It is possible that other cases will be revealed.

  5. Wesley D'Amico:

    The further away from the source, the more contaminated the information is.”

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