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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Emitting or containing little or no gaseous products of burning carbonaceous materials made visible by the presence of small particles of carbon

Usage examples (25)
  • It is absolutely smokeless, that is, its products of combustion are entirely gaseous.
  • In January, Philip Morris withdrew a so-called smokeless product, Taboka Tobaccopaks.
  • That was when our district was classified as a smokeless sector to attenuate air pollution.
  • None of the so-called smokeless powders are entirely smokeless, although some of them are very nearly so. for more
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