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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A foul-smelling outflow or vapor (especially a gaseous waste).

Usage examples (35)
  • I think perhaps that a poisonous effluvium is emitted from the luminous substance.
  • I mean, these are people who examine their effluvium!
  • But, effluvium in the atmosphere bringing me down, though?
  • Yet Kosgro drew in a deep, testing noseful of the effluvium. for more
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