a number consisting of a whole number and a fraction or decimal, as 4½ or 4.5.
- Mixed paralysis
mixed paralysis n. Motor and sensory paralysis.
[mikst-reys] /ˈmɪkstˈreɪs/ adjective, Sometimes Disparaging and Offensive. 1. denoting or relating to a person whose parents belong to different racial or ethnic groups: mixed-race Brazilians. adjective 1. relating to or characteristic of people of different ethnic origins
- Mixed tape
noun a compilation of songs recorded in a specific order on a CD, DVD, etc.; also called mix tape Examples Girls often make mixed tapes for their boyfriends.
[mikst-uhp] /ˈmɪkstˈʌp/ adjective 1. completely confused or emotionally unstable: a mixed-up teenager. adjective 1. in a state of mental confusion; perplexed