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[pree-miks] /priˈmɪks/
noun
1.
Also, premixture
[pree-miks-cher] /priˈmɪks tʃər/ (Show IPA)
. a mixture of ingredients, made before selling, using, etc.:
The chain saw runs on a premix of oil and gasoline.
adjective
2.
mixed prior to using, marketing, etc.; premixed:
premix concrete.
verb (used with object), premixed or premixt, premixing.
3.
to mix beforehand, as in advance of selling or using.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35; pre- + mix
Related forms
premixer, noun
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Examples for premix
  • The premix stage results in the formation of an intermediate product that is referred to as the base or mill base.

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