Results for: Contaminate

In Conditions and Diseases

What is contamination?

contamination is when substance has impurities in it that can cause harm to living items
In Definitions

What does contamination mean?

the state of being contaminated . contaminant: a substance that contaminates . the act of contaminating or polluting; including (either intentionally or accidentally) unwant (MORE)
In Physics

What is radioactive contamination?

Radioactive contamination is also known as radiologicalcontamination. It is the deposition, or presence of radioactivesubstances on surfaces within solids, liquids, or gases. (MORE)
In Drinking Water

How contaminated is your water?

To tell how acidic it is you can use pH strips. --- Hopefully not. There's so much chlorine in our tap water that when you turn on the cold water it smells like a swimming (MORE)
In Miscellaneous

What is sound contamination?

Too much sound from another source that you can't hear what you want from the desired source. Like having the TV so loud you can't hear the person next to you speak.
In English Language

What is the origin of contamination?

The word "contamination" comes fron Greek and the root work is contamin. The word was made in 1876. Many Irish people used the word. The Greek people just used the root word.
In Pork

Why does pork get contaminated?

It can be infected in many ways. Bacteria on the form of transport can be a cause, and so can being left in a freezer or fridge with other, maybe slightly mouldy foods. Some c (MORE)
In Uncategorized

What is cros-contamination?

a cross contamination is the transferring of bacteria from one substance to another. or the spreading of the bacteria between food.