|Origin:||misture, from Latin mixtura, from mixtus; MIX1|
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mix‧ture S3 W3
a combination of two or more different things, feelings, or types of people
The town is a mixture of the old and the new.
the mixture of different people living in the city
She felt a strange mixture of excitement and fear.
a mixture of emotions
2 [uncountable and countable]
a liquid or other substance made by mixing several substances together, especially in cooking [↪ compound]
Fill the bread with a mixture of lettuce, tomatoes, and cucumbers.
Pour the mixture into four small dishes.
3 [countable] technicalHC
a combination of substances that are put together but do not mix with each other