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commonness

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acceptance, averageness, bawdiness, bawdry, chasteness, circulation, cliche, commonality, commonalty, commonplace.
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contamination
Definition:
the act of contaminating or polluting; including ( either intentionally or accidentally) unwanted substances or factors

Synonyms:

noun
act
contamination, pollution.
adulteration
contagion, corruption, decay, defilement, dirtying, disease, epidemic, filth, foulness, impurity, infection, pestilence, plague, poisoning, pollution, rottenness, spoliation, taint, Debauchment, radioactivation.
contaminant
adulterant, adulterator, impurity, contaminator.
contamination
contaminant, pollution, taint.
damage
cave in, mutilation, cave-in, cave-ins, mutilations.
defilement
befoulment.
disease
flu, ill health, infirmity, inflammation, unhealthiness, visitation, Sickliness, endemics, pathosis, up set.
filth
ordure, putridity, rottenness, sleaze, smut, Feculence, sleazes, foul matter, putridities.
impurity
adulteration, contagion, corruption, decay, foulness, poisoning, rottenness, spoliation, uncleanness, unwholesomeness, Poisonings, foreign matter.
noise pollution
noisemaker, sound pollution, noisemakers, environmental pollution.
poison
toxoid, Venin, Toxoids, toxicants.
state
contamination, taint.
unhealthiness
deadliness, disease, infection, insalubrity, malignancy, noxiousness, pathology, pestilence, sickness, toxicity, unhealthiness, unwholesomeness, Contagiousness, poisonousness.
Examples of usage:
  1. They feared the contamination of the gaol. – The Master of the Ceremonies by George Manville Fenn
  2. The mind of man was made for truth: truth is the only atmosphere in which the mind of man can breathe without contamination. – Practical Ethics by William DeWitt Hyde
  3. But she had fought against the contamination, and proudly felt that her battle for the " higher plane" was successful. – The Second Generation by David Graham Phillips
  4. " So Dorothy is gone," said Lawrence, " Well, she won't have to hold aside her skirts for fear of contamination, if I happen to pass her on the sidewalk." – The Courier of the Ozarks by Byron A. Dunn
  5. Every precaution should be taken to prevent contamination of reagents. – Human Foods and Their Nutritive Value by Harry Snyder

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