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contaminate

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contaminate/kənˈtæməˌneɪt/verb
contaminatescontaminatedcontaminating
contaminate
/kənˈtæməˌneɪt/
verb
contaminatescontaminatedcontaminating
Learner's definition of CONTAMINATE  
[+ object]
: to make (something) dangerous, dirty, or impure by adding something harmful or undesirable to it— often used figuratively

— contaminated

adjective,[more contaminated; most contaminated]

— contamination

/kənˌtæməˈneɪʃən/noun,[noncount]
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