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Old February 24, 2012, 02:18 PM
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Pollute versus contaminate

Is there a difference betw pollute and contaminate?
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Old February 24, 2012, 03:51 PM
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Is there a difference between pollute and contaminate?
When you mean making something impure or unclean, there is no difference between the verbs.
(Your thread's title listed a verb and a noun. I corrected the title.)

'Pollute' has broadened meanings.
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