desegregate vs mix what difference

what is difference between desegregate and mix

English

Etymology

de- +‎ segregate

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /diːˈsɛɡɹəɡeɪt/

Verb

desegregate (third-person singular simple present desegregates, present participle desegregating, simple past and past participle desegregated)

  1. (transitive) To the end segregation of (something).

Translations



English

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɪks/
  • Rhymes: -ɪks
  • Homophones: micks, Micks

Alternative forms

  • mixe (archaic)

Etymology 1

From Middle English mixen, from Old English *mixian, miscian, from Proto-Germanic *miskijaną, from Proto-Indo-European *meyǵ-, *meyḱ- (to mix). Cognate with Saterland Frisian miskje (to mix, blend), Middle Dutch mischen (to mix), Low German misken, mischen (to mix), Old High German miskian, miskēn (to mix) (German mischen), Welsh mysgu (to mix), Latin misceō (mix), Ancient Greek μίγνυμι (mígnumi, to mix), Old Church Slavonic мѣсити (měsiti, to mix), Lithuanian mišti and maišyti (to mix), Sanskrit मिश्र (miśra, mixed), Persian آمیختن(âmixtan, to mix), Old English māsc (mixture, mash). More at mash.

Verb

mix (third-person singular simple present mixes, present participle mixing, simple past and past participle mixed)

  1. (transitive) To stir together.
  2. (transitive) To combine (items from two or more sources normally kept separate).
  3. (transitive, intransitive) To form by mingling; to produce by the stirring together of ingredients; to concoct from different parts.
    • 1623, Francis Bacon, An Advertisement touching an Holy War
      I have chosen an argument mixed of religious and civil considerations.
  4. (transitive) To blend by the use of a mixer (machine).
  5. (transitive, music) To combine (several tracks).
  6. (transitive, music) To produce a finished version of (a recording).
  7. (transitive, intransitive) To unite with in company; to join; to associate.
    • 1866, William Henderson, Notes on the Folk-lore of the Northern Counties of England and the Borders (page 183)
      The mention of the six knots of elderwood is curious, for that tree mixes largely in folk lore.
Synonyms
  • (stir two or more substances together): blend, combine, mingle, intermix, mix together, mix up; See also Thesaurus:mix
  • (combine items from two or more sources normally kept separate): mix together, mix up, muddle, muddle up
Derived terms
  • bemix
  • downmix
  • inmix
  • mixed
  • mixing
  • overmix
  • undermix
Related terms
Translations

Etymology 2

A merger of a nominal use of the verb and a borrowing from Anglo-Norman mixte, from Latin mixtus, past participle of misceō (mix). Nowadays regarded automatically as the nominal form of the verb.

Noun

mix (plural mixes)

  1. The result of mixing two or more substances; a mixture.
  2. The result of combining items normally kept separate.
  3. (music) The result of mixing several tracks.
  4. (music) The finished version of a recording.
  5. (US, slang, uncountable) A substance used to dilute or adulterate an illicit drug.
    Synonym: cut
    • 1977, John Allen, Assault with a Deadly Weapon: The Autobiography of a Street Criminal, New York: Pantheon Books, Chapter 11, p. 160,[2]
      Eventually I could taste different drugs and tell how much mix in it or if there’s too much mix in it or what have you.
Derived terms
Translations

References

Further reading

  • mix in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.
  • mix in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.

Anagrams

  • IMX, XMI

Catalan

Etymology

Probably from Andalusian Arabic مش(mašš).

Pronunciation

  • (Balearic, Central, Valencian) IPA(key): /ˈmiʃ/

Noun

mix m (plural mixos, feminine mixa)

  1. (usually repeated) A sound used to call a domestic cat.
  2. (colloquial) The domestic cat.

Synonyms

  • (domestic cat): gat, moix

Further reading

  • “mix” in Diccionari de la llengua catalana, segona edició, Institut d’Estudis Catalans.
  • “mix” in Gran Diccionari de la Llengua Catalana, Grup Enciclopèdia Catalana.
  • “mix” in Diccionari normatiu valencià, Acadèmia Valenciana de la Llengua.
  • “mix” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.

Classical Nahuatl

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈmíːʃ]

Noun

mīx (inanimate)

  1. second-person singular possessive singular of īxtli; (it is) your eye.
  2. second-person singular possessive plural of īxtli; (they are) your eyes.

Dutch

Etymology

Borrowed from English mix.

Pronunciation

Noun

mix m (plural mixen, diminutive mixje n)

  1. mix, mixture
  2. hybrid

Synonyms

  • mengeling (1)
  • kruising (2)

French

Etymology

Borrowed from English mix.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /miks/

Noun

mix m (plural mix or mixes)

  1. (music) mix

Related terms

  • mixer
  • mixeur

German

Pronunciation

Verb

mix

  1. singular imperative of mixen
  2. (colloquial) first-person singular present of mixen

Spanish

Noun

mix m (plural mix)

  1. mix

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