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commonness

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acceptance, averageness, bawdiness, bawdry, chasteness, circulation, cliche, commonality, commonalty, commonplace.
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dilute
Definition:
corrupt, debase, or make impure by adding a foreign or inferior substance; often by replacing valuable ingredients with inferior ones; " adulterate liquor"

Synonyms:

adjective
all
dilute, diluted.
diluted
most diluted, thin.
watery
Water-logged, aqueous, serous, waterlike.
weak
washy, weakest, milk-and-water.
noun
dilute
adulterate, cut, debase, diluted, reduce, stretch, thin, thin out, thinned, washy, watery, weak, weakened, white.
verb
change
cut, dilute, reduce, thin, thin out.
dilute
attenuate, cut, reduce, thin.
make thinner; weaken
adulterate, alter, attenuate, cook, cut, decrease, diffuse, diminish, doctor, doctor up, irrigate, lace, lessen, liquefy, mitigate, mix, moderate, modify, needle, plant, qualify, reduce, shave, spike, temper, water, water down, Deliquesce, phony up.
Examples of usage:
  1. The washing of the crude reaction product with dilute sulfuric acid is advisable, if good material is to be obtained. – Organic-Syntheses by Conant, James Bryant
  2. The use of the more dilute acid, as described in the above directions, is more satisfactory. – Organic-Syntheses by Conant, James Bryant
  3. " Take a dilute carbolic bath. – The Unspeakable Perk by Samuel Hopkins Adams
  4. It is of no importance to other nations how much a single belligerent chooses to weaken and dilute his own rights; but it is otherwise when allied nations are pursuing a common cause against a common enemy. – The Laws Of War, Affecting Commerce And Shipping by H. Byerley Thomson
  5. The wires were now lifted off, and one wire B was touched with dilute oxalic acid. – Response in the Living and Non-Living by Jagadis Chunder Bose

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