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Containing

kənˈteɪn

Meanings of Containing:

verb

Have or hold (someone or something) within.

Usage examples:

The cigarettes were thought to contain cannabis

Containment

kənˈteɪnm(ə)nt

Meanings of Containment:

noun

The action of keeping something harmful under control or within limits.

Usage examples:

The containment of the epidemic

Contains

kənˈteɪn

Meanings of Contains:

verb

Have or hold (someone or something) within.

Usage examples:

The cigarettes were thought to contain cannabis

Contaminant

kənˈtæm.ɪ.nənt

Meanings of Contaminant:

noun

A polluting or poisonous substance that makes something impure.

Usage examples:

People were exposed to airborne contaminants

Contaminants

kənˈtamɪnənt

Meanings of Contaminants:

noun

A polluting or poisonous substance that makes something impure.

Usage examples:

People were exposed to airborne contaminants

Contaminate

kənˈtæm.ɪ.neɪt

Meanings of Contaminate:

verb

Make (something) impure by exposure to or addition of a poisonous or polluting substance.

Usage examples:

The site was found to be contaminated by radioactivity

Contaminated

kənˈtæm.ɪ.neɪ.tɪd

Meanings of Contaminated:

adjective

Having been made impure by exposure to or addition of a poisonous or polluting substance.

Usage examples:

Contaminated blood products
verb

Make (something) impure by exposure to or addition of a poisonous or polluting substance.

Usage examples:

The site was found to be contaminated by radioactivity

Contaminates

kənˈtæm.ɪ.neɪt

Meanings of Contaminates:

verb

Make (something) impure by exposure to or addition of a poisonous or polluting substance.

Usage examples:

The site was found to be contaminated by radioactivity

Contamination

kənˌtamɪˈneɪʃ(ə)n

Meanings of Contamination:

noun

The action or state of making or being made impure by polluting or poisoning.

Usage examples:

The risk of contamination by dangerous bacteria

Contaminations

kənˌtamɪˈneɪʃ(ə)n

Meanings of Contaminations:

noun

The action or state of making or being made impure by polluting or poisoning.

Usage examples:

The risk of contamination by dangerous bacteria

Contango

kənˈtæŋɡəʊ

Meanings of Contango:

noun

The normal situation in which the spot or cash price of a commodity is lower than the forward price.

Usage examples:

The opposite condition, one that obtains when the market quotes a higher price for a more distant a…

Contangos

kənˈtaŋɡəʊ

Meanings of Contangos:

noun

The normal situation in which the spot or cash price of a commodity is lower than the forward price.

Usage examples:

The opposite condition, one that obtains when the market quotes a higher price for a more distant a…

Meanings of Contd:

adjective

Written abbreviation for continued

Meanings of Conte:

noun

A short story as a form of literary composition.

Usage examples:

One is the oral/written interface in the conte, in particular the stylistic and syntactic make-up o…

Contemn

kənˈtɛm

Meanings of Contemn:

verb

Treat or regard with contempt.

Usage examples:

It lay in deronda's nature usually to contemn the feeble

Contemned

kənˈtɛm

Meanings of Contemned:

verb

Treat or regard with contempt.

Usage examples:

It lay in deronda's nature usually to contemn the feeble

Meanings of Contemnibly:

adverb

With contempt; contemptuously.

Contemning

kənˈtɛm

Meanings of Contemning:

verb

Treat or regard with contempt.

Usage examples:

It lay in deronda's nature usually to contemn the feeble

Meanings of Contemningly:

adverb

In a manner which displays or expresses contempt; contemptuously. sometimes (and in earliest use) in legal contexts: in a manner which shows disrespect for the law or a court of law.

Meanings of Contemnor:

noun

A person who shows contempt or scorn for someone or something. chiefly with of.

Contemns

kənˈtɛm

Meanings of Contemns:

verb

Treat or regard with contempt.

Usage examples:

It lay in deronda's nature usually to contemn the feeble

Meanings of Contemplable:

adjective

That can be contemplated.

Meanings of Contemplant:

noun

A person who engages in contemplation; especially one who leads a life devoted to religious or spiritual contemplation.

Contemplate

ˈkɒn.təm.pleɪt

Meanings of Contemplate:

verb

Look thoughtfully for a long time at.

Usage examples:

He contemplated his image in the mirrors

Contemplated

ˈkɒn.təm.pleɪt

Meanings of Contemplated:

verb

Look thoughtfully for a long time at.

Usage examples:

He contemplated his image in the mirrors

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