Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: contaminating
IPA transcription: [kənt'æmən,eɪtɪŋ]
adverb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: dirty, contaminating
    Meaning: 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"
  • Synonyms: corrupting, contaminating
    Meaning: that infects or taints
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