Concoction

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Concoction Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • the act of creating something (a medicine or drink or soup etc.) by compounding or mixing a variety of components
  • the invention of a scheme or story to suit some purpose; "his testimony was a concoction"; "she has no peer in the concoction of mystery stories"
  • an occurrence of an unusual mixture; "it suddenly spewed out a thick green concoction"
  • any foodstuff made by combining different ingredients; "he volunteered to taste her latest concoction"; "he drank a mixture of beer and lemonade"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • any foodstuff made by combining different ingredients; "he volunteered to taste her latest concoction"; "he drank a mixture of beer and lemonade" ,
  • an occurrence of an unusual mixture; "it suddenly spewed out a thick green concoction" ,
  • the invention of a scheme or story to suit some purpose; "his testimony was a concoction"; "she has no peer in the concoction of mystery stories" ,
  • the act of creating something (a medicine or drink or soup etc.) by compounding or mixing a variety of components

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Concoction'


  • Concoction: Concoction was the process of digestion, as conceived by Aristotle who theorised that this was the result of the heat of the body acting upon the material

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Concoction Sample Sentences in News


  • This Nano Skin Could Let Us Watch Life at the Smallest Scales
    By dipping live specimens in a chemical concoction, scientists are able to keep them alive in the vacuum conditions normally required for field emission scanning electron microscopy. The post This Nano Skin Could Let Us Watch Life at the Smallest Scales appeared first on WIRED . Read more on this news related to 'Concoction'
  • Mystery Cialis-Viagra Concoction From Australia Banned by FDA
    Bottles of Eli Lilly & Co. Cialis brand medication sit on a pharmacy shelf in Princeton, Illinois, U.S., on Oct. 22, 2014. Close Bottles of Eli Lilly & Co. Cialis brand medication sit on a pharmacy shelf in... Read more on this news related to 'Concoction'
  • KFC is trying to kill you
    Good God, KFC. What have you done this time? The fast food chain, which in the past has brought us horrors such as the KFC Double Down and the KFC Famous Bowl, has come out with what might be its most nauseating concoction yet: A hot dog that’s wrapped up in an entire piece of greasy fried chicken. RELATED: McDonald’s uses 19 ingredients in its fries, insis Read more on this news related to 'Concoction'

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