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Definition of the noun adulteration
What does adulteration mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: adulterations
- being mixed with extraneous material; the product of adulterating
- the act of adulterating (especially the illicit substitution of one substance for another)
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for adulteration
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The Pharmaceutical Era (1896)
An adulteration is an addition of foreign or of inferior substances to a drug with intention to defraud; stones in a bale of...
Food Politics (2013)
What Everyone Needs to Know? by Robert Paarlberg
Food adulteration is a related issue. Consumers will spurn foods if they are found to contain ingredients not indicated on the label— especially ingredients of lower quality—even if the food is perfectly safe to consume. Ground meats are often ...
by Aart van Amerongen, D. Barug, Margreet Lauwaars
Introduction Food adulteration is the process by which wholesome food is deliberately mixed with or replaced by lower quality or inappropriate materials. It has been known for centuries, with some of the earliest examples alluded to by the ...
A US Perspective by Marc Sanchez
Concurrent Jurisdiction—FDA and Federal Trade Commission Economic adulteration is the first area of law where we encounter concurrent jurisdiction with a federal agency that is unaffiliated with food regulation. In 1914 Congress provided ...
An Applied Learning Approach by Deborah B. Proctor, Alexandra Patricia Adams
Adulteration is the intentional manipulation ...
Decisions of the Courts of Common Pleas and Probate Courts of Ohio; Also of the Superior Court of Cincinnati at General and Special Terms by Ohio. Courts of Common Pleas
The word “adulteration” is most explicitly defined by statute in the chapter regulating that subject. The word “deception” is nowhere defined by the statute. The word “deceptionH has no statutory definition. Adulteration is a crime defined by law.
by Eugene Christian
ADULTERATION. OF. MILK. The old method of adulterating milk with water has very largely gone out of practise, owing to the surveillance of city authorities, and the passing of laws that fix legal standards, which require milk to contain a certain ...
Encyclopedia of Food Safety (2013)
Economically motivated adulteration (EMA) As defined by the 2009 Food and Drug Administration Open Meeting on EMA,''EMA includes dilution of products with increased quantities of an already-present substance to the extent that such ...
by Andrew Smith
Adulteration is the practice of adding unsafe amounts of chemical preservatives to foods and drinks, or adding color to conceal inferior or deteriorated food and drink products, or mixing inexpensive foods and drinks with expensive ones so as ...
Political Dictionary (1845)
Forming a Work of Universal Reference, Both Constitutional and Legal; and Embracing the Terms of Civil Administration, of Political Economy and Social Relations, and of All the More Important Statistical Departments of Finance and Commerce
ADULTERATION (from the Latin Adulteratio) is the use of ingredients in the production of any article, which are cheaper and not so good, or which are not considered so desirable by the consumer as other or genuine ingredients for which they ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1902)
latest edition. A dictionary of arts, sciences and general literature by Day Otis Kellogg, William Robertson Smith
ADULTERATION," the act of debasing a pure or genuine commodity for pecuniary profit, by adding to it an inferior or...
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Adulteration of Tea
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Quotes about adulteration
As is the milk so is its bell, so is the milkman so changing
Music on air ere the milkman nearing.'Cellphone'sends loud signal
Adulteration overshadowed.Like music like milkman's milk (Indira Renganathan)
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Scrabble value of A1D2U1L1T1E1R1A1T1I1O1N1
The value of this 12-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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