impureness

Definitions of impureness
  1. noun
    the condition of being impure
    synonyms: impurity
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    Antonyms:
    pureness, purity
    being undiluted or unmixed with extraneous material
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    adulteration, debasement
    being mixed with extraneous material; the product of adulterating
    admixture, alloy
    the state of impairing the quality or reducing the value of something
    contamination, taint
    the state of being contaminated
    dirtiness
    the state of containing dirty impurities
    putridity
    the state of being putrid
    pollution
    undesirable state of the natural environment being contaminated with harmful substances as a consequence of human activities
    dust contamination
    state of being contaminated with dust
    biodegradable pollution
    pollution that is rendered harmless by natural processes and so causes no permanent harm
    nonbiodegradable pollution
    pollution that accumulates in the environment and may appear in the food chain
    air pollution
    pollution of the atmosphere
    noise pollution, sound pollution
    annoying and potentially harmful environmental noise
    thermal pollution
    harm to lakes and rivers resulting from the release of excessive waste heat into them
    water pollution
    pollution of the water in rivers and lakes
    type of:
    condition, status
    a state at a particular time
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