having been made impure by inclusion of substandard ingredients stated of substances or foods
- blended with impurities
- of Adulterate
one thing impure, tainted, dicked around with etc.
(imp. & p. p.) of Adulterate
Thus in Nuremberg a regular saffron inspection was held, and in the 15th century we read of men being burned in the market-place along with their adulterated saffron, while on another occasion three persons convicted of the same crime were buried alive.