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Mixture vs. Paste

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Mixturenoun

The act of mixing.

‘The mixture of sulphuric acid and water produces heat.’;

Pastenoun

A soft moist mixture, in particular:

Mixturenoun

Something produced by mixing.

‘An alloy is a mixture of two metals.’;

Pastenoun

One of flour, fat, or similar ingredients used in making pastry.

Mixturenoun

Something that consists of diverse elements.

‘The day was a mixture of sunshine and showers.’;

Pastenoun

(obsolete) Pastry.

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Mixturenoun

A medicinal compound.

‘A teaspoonful of the mixture to be taken three times daily after meals’;

Pastenoun

One of pounded foods, such as fish paste, liver paste, or tomato paste.

Mixturenoun

(India) A mix of different dry foods as a snack, especially chevda or Bombay mix.

Pastenoun

One used as an adhesive, especially for putting up wallpapers, etc.

Mixturenoun

The act of mixing, or the state of being mixed; as, made by a mixture of ingredients.

Pastenoun

(physics) A substance that behaves as a solid until a sufficiently large load or stress is applied, at which point it flows like a fluid

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Mixturenoun

That which results from mixing different ingredients together; a compound; as, to drink a mixture of molasses and water; - also, a medley.

‘There is also a mixture of good and evil wisely distributed by God, to serve the ends of his providence.’;

Pastenoun

A hard lead-containing glass, or an artificial gemstone made from this glass.

Mixturenoun

An ingredient entering into a mixed mass; an additional ingredient.

‘Cicero doubts whether it were possible for a community to exist that had not a prevailing mixture of piety in its constitution.’;

Pastenoun

(obsolete) Pasta.

Mixturenoun

A kind of liquid medicine made up of many ingredients; esp., as opposed to solution, a liquid preparation in which the solid ingredients are not completely dissolved.

Pastenoun

(mineralogy) The mineral substance in which other minerals are embedded.

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Mixturenoun

A mass of two or more ingredients, the particles of which are separable, independent, and uncompounded with each other, no matter how thoroughly and finely commingled; - contrasted with a compound and solution; thus, gunpowder is a mechanical mixture of carbon, sulphur, and niter.

Pasteverb

(transitive) To stick with paste; to cause to adhere by or as if by paste.

Mixturenoun

An organ stop, comprising from two to five ranges of pipes, used only in combination with the foundation and compound stops; - called also furniture stop. It consists of high harmonics, or overtones, of the ground tone.

Pasteverb

To insert a piece of media (e.g. text, picture, audio, video, movie container etc.) previously copied or cut from somewhere else.

Mixturenoun

(chemistry) a substance consisting of two or more substances mixed together (not in fixed proportions and not with chemical bonding)

Pasteverb

To strike or beat someone or something.

Mixturenoun

any foodstuff made by combining different ingredients;

‘he volunteered to taste her latest concoction’; ‘he drank a mixture of beer and lemonade’;

Pasteverb

To defeat decisively or by a large margin.

Mixturenoun

a collection containing a variety of sorts of things;

‘a great assortment of cars was on display’; ‘he had a variety of disorders’; ‘a veritable smorgasbord of religions’;

Pastenoun

A soft composition, as of flour moistened with water or milk, or of earth moistened to the consistence of dough, as in making potter's ware.

Mixturenoun

an event that combines things in a mixture;

‘a gradual mixture of cultures’;

Pastenoun

Specifically, in cookery, a dough prepared for the crust of pies and the like; pastry dough.

Mixturenoun

the act of mixing together;

‘paste made by a mix of flour and water’; ‘the mixing of sound channels in the recording studio’;

Pastenoun

A kind of cement made of flour and water, starch and water, or the like, - used for uniting paper or other substances, as in bookbinding, etc., - also used in calico printing as a vehicle for mordant or color.

Mixture

In chemistry, a mixture is a material made up of two or more different substances which are not chemically combined. A mixture is the physical combination of two or more substances in which the identities are retained and are mixed in the form of solutions, suspensions and colloids.Mixtures are one product of mechanically blending or mixing chemical substances such as elements and compounds, without chemical bonding or other chemical change, so that each ingredient substance retains its own chemical properties and makeup.

Pastenoun

A highly refractive vitreous composition, variously colored, used in making imitations of precious stones or gems. See Strass.

Pastenoun

A soft confection made of the inspissated juice of fruit, licorice, or the like, with sugar, etc.

Pastenoun

The mineral substance in which other minerals are imbedded.

Pasteverb

To unite with paste; to fasten or join by means of paste.

Pastenoun

any mixture of a soft and malleable consistency

Pastenoun

an adhesive made from water and flour or starch; used on paper and paperboard

Pastenoun

a tasty mixture to be spread on bread or crackers

Pasteverb

join or attach with or as if with glue;

‘paste the sign ont the wall’; ‘cut and paste the sentence in the text’;

Pasteverb

hit with the fists;

‘He pasted his opponent’;

Pasteverb

cover the surface of;

‘paste the wall with burlap’;

Pastenoun

a thick, soft, moist substance typically produced by mixing dry ingredients with a liquid

‘blend onions, sugar, and oil to a paste’;

Pastenoun

a paste used as an adhesive, especially for sticking paper

‘wallpaper paste’;

Pastenoun

a savoury spread

‘salmon paste’;

Pastenoun

a mixture consisting mainly of clay and water that is used in making ceramic ware, especially a mixture of low plasticity based on kaolin for making porcelain.

Pastenoun

a hard vitreous composition used in making imitation gems

‘paste brooches’;

Pasteverb

coat with paste

‘when coating walls with fabric, paste the wall, not the fabric’;

Pasteverb

fasten or stick (something) with paste

‘the posters were pasted up on to street noticeboards’;

Pasteverb

insert (a piece of text or other data copied from elsewhere).

Pasteverb

beat or defeat severely

‘he pasted the guy and tied his ankles together’;

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