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dilute 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Adjective
/diˈlo͞ot/,/dī-/,
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diluted, past tense; diluted, past participle; diluting, present participle; dilutes, 3rd person singular present;
  1. (of a liquid) Made thinner or weaker by having had water or another solvent added to it

  2. (of a solution) Having a relatively low concentration of solute
    • - a dilute solution of potassium permanganate
  3. (of color or light) Weak or low in concentration
    • - a short measure of dilute sun
Verb
  1. Make (a liquid) thinner or weaker by adding water or another solvent to it
    • - bleach can be diluted with cold water
  2. Make (something) weaker in force, content, or value by modifying it or adding other elements to it
    • - the reforms have been diluted
  3. Reduce the value of (a shareholding) by issuing more shares in a company without increasing the values of its assets


  1. diluted: reduced in strength or concentration or quality or purity; "diluted alcohol"; "a dilute solution"; "dilute acetic acid"
  2. lessen the strength or flavor of a solution or mixture; "cut bourbon"
  3. load: corrupt, debase, or make impure by adding a foreign or inferior substance; often by replacing valuable ingredients with inferior ones; "adulterate liquor"
  4. Dilute is an indie rock band from Fremont, California. They formed in 1996. Members are in/have been in Okay, 31Knots, Jacques Kopstein, Howard Hello, Crime in Choir, and Natural Dreamers.
  5. (Diluting) In chemistry, concentration is the measure of how much of a given substance there is mixed with another substance. This can apply to any sort of chemical mixture, but most frequently the concept is limited to homogeneous solutions, where it refers to the amount of solute in the solvent.
  6. To make thinner by adding solvent to a solution; especially by adding water; To weaken, especially by adding a foreign substance; To cause the value of individual shares to decrease by increasing the total number of shares; Having a low concentration; Weak; reduced in strength due to dilution ...
  7. Making a substance less concentrated by the addition of gas or liquid.
  8. To make a sauce or stock weaker by adding more liquid.
  9. Washed out color. Color definitions may vary by breed. Always check the breed standard for the definitive color description.
  10. A relatively new single recessive mutation (in terms of date of genetic discovery) - combined with most other corn snake mutations - has a color dilution impact.
  11. said of a solution with a small amount of solute; to make a solution less concentrated by adding additional solvent
  12. Watery taste from overproduced grapes or rain at harvest.
  13. To lessen the amount of a substance in water by adding more water.
  14. A term given to wines whose aromas and flavors are thin, as opposed to concentrated.
  15. To reduce by thinning with appropriate reducer; water; solvent; thinner; etc. in accordance with directions.
  16. To reduce a mixture's strength by adding liquid, usually water.
  17. DARK but hands cross and don't descend fully + (2h)[5^], POs down, FOs away, descend from above and almost close to (2h)[O^] but still keep FTs somewhat open with hu.
  18. Containing few dissolved solute atoms/molecules.
  19. Yet another hypo gene that has cropped up in the cornsnake genepool. This one washes out the overal coloration of the snake, giving it a faded look, most readily seen in Anery cornsnakes. Dilute snakes will typically shed clear, with no traces of melanin being found in the old skin.
  20. Pale version of a coat colour, e.g. blue is a dilute version of black coat colouring, cream is a dilute version of red coat colouring
  21. A dog without any black pigment.
  22. Wines that are thin and watery.
  23. To make less concentrated.
  24. (v) eritirgе, qatışdırırģa
  25. is another melanin-reducing gene.