Smokeless \Smoke"less\, a. Making or having no smoke. ``Smokeless towers.'' --Pope. [1913 Webster]

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  • smokeless — [smōklis] adj. having or making little or no smoke …   English World dictionary

  • smokeless — smoke|less [ˈsməukləs US ˈsmouk ] adj 1.) smokeless coal/fuel ↑fuel that burns without producing smoke 2.) smokeless tobacco tobacco that you chew rather than smoking …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • smokeless — adj. having or producing no smoke. Phrases and idioms: smokeless zone a district in which it is illegal to create smoke and where only smokeless fuel may be used …   Useful english dictionary

  • smokeless — adjective Without smoke. smokeless fuel …   Wiktionary

  • smokeless — adj. Smokeless is used with these nouns: ↑coal, ↑fuel …   Collocations dictionary

  • smokeless — [[t]smo͟ʊkləs[/t]] ADJ Smokeless fuel burns without producing smoke …   English dictionary

  • smokeless — smoke ► NOUN 1) a visible suspension of carbon or other particles in the air, emitted from a burning substance. 2) an act of smoking tobacco. 3) informal a cigarette or cigar. 4) (the Smoke or the Big Smoke) Brit. a big city, especially London. ► …   English terms dictionary

  • smokeless — adjective see smoke I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • smokeless — smokelessly, adv. smokelessness, n. /smohk lis/, adj. emitting, producing, or having little or no smoke. [1575 80; SMOKE + LESS] * * * …   Universalium

  • smokeless — smoke|less [ smoukləs ] adjective producing little or no smoke …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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