from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To pollute or make dirty.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To defile; to pollute; to contaminate; to befoul.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To pollute; contaminate.
-- The objection that the effect when being reabsorbed into its cause would inquinate the latter with its qualities does not damage our position 'because there are parallel instances,' i.e. because there are instances of effects not inquinating with their qualities the causes into which they are reabsorbed.
“Una località, fu di villeggiatura, che con le sua acque inquinate non interessa più nessuno; un vecchio treno e un consumato macchinista; un incidente e quelle due ragazze, li’ ad aspettare, dove nessuno più aspetta.”
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