unadulterated

[uhn-uh-duhl-tuh-rey-tid]
adjective
1.
not diluted or made impure by adulterating; pure: unadulterated maple syrup.
2.
utter; absolute: unadulterated nonsense.

Origin:
1710–20; un-1 + adulterate + -ed2

unadulteratedly, adverb
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unadulterated (ˌʌnəˈdʌltəreɪtɪd)
 
adj
not debased or made impure

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Example sentences
Actually, it was nothing more than pure unadulterated curiosity, and the innate
  desire to know.
The older studies were based on the premise that ordinary, unadulterated foods
  were the only choices.
Because the wood is unadulterated, the tissues hold a chemical record of
  weather patterns during the period the tree lived.
The economy has been contracting using conventional, unadulterated metrics.
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