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Definition of "mercury-contaminated" [mercury-contaminated]

  • Contaminated by mercury (adjective)

WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.

Use "mercury-contaminated" in a sentence
  • "The use of mercury-contaminated caustic soda is apparently common in the manufacture of HFCS, which would explain its presence."
  • "Along with mercury-contaminated dolphins and whales, the Japanese consume over 75 percent of the world's (also mercury laden) Bluefin tuna as sushi and sashimi."
  • "The film claimed Taiji at one point served mercury-contaminated meat of the dolphins killed during its annual dolphin hunt as part of school lunches."
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