Taint

Unwanted flavour in fresh or processed food.

Taint

• (v. t.) Aphetic form of Attaint. • (v. i.) To thrust ineffectually with a lance. • (n.) An injury done to a lance in an encounter, without its being broken; also, a breaking of a lance in an encounter in a dishonorable or unscientific manner. • (v. t.) To hit or touch lightly, in tilting. • (v. t.) Fig.: To stain; to sull...
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taint

1. To imbue or impregnate with something extraneous, especially with something odious, noxious, or poisonous; hence, to corrupt; to infect; to poison; as, putrid substance taint the air. ... 2. To stain; to sully; to tarnish. 'His unkindness may defeat my life, But never taint my love.' (Shak) ... Synonym: To contaminate, defile, pollute, corrupt, ...
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Taint

[legal] Taint is a term used in the legal field with reference to evidence that has been `tainted` or ruined in some manner. The most common of such usage is with reference to evidence, testimony, identification by witnesses, or confessions that have been obtained by law enforcement illegally. The illegality usually results from a violation...
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Taint

Taint intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Tainted ; present participle & verbal noun Tainting .] To thrust ineffectually with a lance. [ Obsolete]
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Taint

Taint noun [ Confer French atteinte a blow, bit, stroke. See Attaint .] 1. A thrust with a lance, which fails of its intended effect. [ Obsolete] « This taint he followed with his sword drawn from a silver sheath.» Chapman. 2. An injury done t...
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Taint

Taint transitive verb 1. To injure, as a lance, without breaking it; also, to break, as a lance, but usually in an unknightly or unscientific manner. [ Obsolete] « Do not fear; I have A staff to taint , and bravely.» Massinger. 2. To hit or touch lightly, in...
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taint

contaminate with a disease or microorganism
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taint

see asava.
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Taint

Taint: To poison, infect, or spoil.
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