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水増し, みずまし

  • mizumashi


noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru, noun or verb acting prenominally

  • dilution
  • watering down


  • inflation (of budget, claim, etc.)
  • padding

Examples of 水増し,みずまし in a Sentence

I suspect they water down the beer in that pub.
The stock got creamed when they got wind of the dilution.
If your essay is on the short side, you can always pad it out with a few quotations.

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