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  • 1 smoke — [[t]smoʊk[/t]] n. v. smoked, smok•ing 1) chem. the visible vapor and gases given off by a burning substance, esp. the mixture of gases and suspended carbon particles resulting from the combustion of wood or other organic matter 2) something… …

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  • 2 smoke — smokelike, adj. /smohk/, n., v., smoked, smoking. n. 1. the visible vapor and gases given off by a burning or smoldering substance, esp. the gray, brown, or blackish mixture of gases and suspended carbon particles resulting from the combustion of …

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  • 3 smoke — I. n. 1. Sooty vapor. 2. Reek, steam, exhalation, effluvium, fume, mist, vapor. 3. Vanity, emptiness, idle talk, mere phrases, failure, vapor, nothingness. II. v. a. 1. Fumigate, expose to smoke. 2. Draw into the mouth and puff out smoke from (as …

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  • 4 fumigate — v. a. Smoke, expose to smoke or vapor, cleanse by smoke or vapor …

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  • 5 Fumigate — Fu mi*gate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Fumigated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Fumigating}.] [L. fumigate, p. p. of fumigare to fumigate, fr. fumus smoke. See {Fume}, n.] 1. To apply smoke to; to expose to smoke or vapor; to purify, or free from infection, by the …

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  • 6 Fumigated — Fumigate Fu mi*gate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Fumigated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Fumigating}.] [L. fumigate, p. p. of fumigare to fumigate, fr. fumus smoke. See {Fume}, n.] 1. To apply smoke to; to expose to smoke or vapor; to purify, or free from… …

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  • 7 Fumigating — Fumigate Fu mi*gate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Fumigated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Fumigating}.] [L. fumigate, p. p. of fumigare to fumigate, fr. fumus smoke. See {Fume}, n.] 1. To apply smoke to; to expose to smoke or vapor; to purify, or free from… …

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  • 8 reek — [rēk] n. [ME < OE rec, akin to ON reykr, Ger rauch < ? IE base * reug , cloud, smoke] 1. vapor; fume 2. a strong, unpleasant smell; stench 3. [Scot. or North Eng.] smoke vi. [ME reken < OE reocan] 1. to give off steam or smoke …

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  • 9 fume — [fyo͞om] n. [ME < OFr fum < L fumus < IE base * dheu , to blow, smoke, be turbid > DULL] 1. [often pl.] a gas, smoke, or vapor, esp. if offensive or suffocating 2. [sometimes pl.] anything imaginary or without substance 3. [pl.] Rare… …

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  • 10 Chasing the dragon — (a slang phrase of Cantonese origin from Hong Kong, Traditional Chinese: 追龍, Simplified Chinese: 追龙, Cantonese Jyutping: zeoi1 lung4, pinyin: zhuī lóng) refers to inhaling the vapor from heated morphine, heroin, oxycodone or opium that has been… …

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  • 11 reek — reeker, n. reekingly, adv. reeky, adj. /reek/, n. 1. a strong, unpleasant smell. 2. vapor or steam. v.i. 3. to smell strongly and unpleasantly. 4. to be strongly pervaded with something unpleasant or offensive. 5. to give off steam, smoke …

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  • 12 Paintball equipment — is central to paintball, given its equipment intensive nature. Although good equipment by no means guarantees a good player, a good player s ability can be seriously hampered by poor quality equipment. In order to safely conduct a game of… …

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  • 13 reek — [[t]rik[/t]] v. i. 1) to smell strongly and unpleasantly 2) to be strongly pervaded with something unpleasant 3) to give off steam, smoke, etc 4) to be wet with sweat, blood, etc 5) to give off; emit; exude 6) to expose to or treat with smoke 7)… …

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  • 14 fume — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French fum, from Latin fumus; akin to Old High German toumen to be fragrant, Sanskrit dhūma smoke, Old Church Slavic dymŭ Date: 14th century 1. a. a smoke, vapor, or gas especially when irritating or… …

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  • 15 fume — fumeless, adj. fumelike, adj. fumer, n. fumingly, adv. /fyoohm/, n., v., fumed, fuming. n. 1. Often, fumes. any smokelike or vaporous exhalation from matter or substances, esp. of an odorous or harmful nature: tobacco fumes; noxious fumes of… …

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  • 16 fumigate — To expose to the action of smoke or of fumes of any kind as a means of disinfection or eradication. [L. fumigo pp. atus, to f., fr. fumus, smoke, + ago, to drive] * * * fu·mi·gate fyü mə .gāt vt, gat·ed; gat·ing to apply smoke, vapor, or gas to… …

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  • 17 cloud — n 1. haze, vapor, mist, steam, fog, Inf. pea soup; nebula, nebulosity, smoke, smog, soot, dust, puff; smoke screen, dust storm. 2. pall, shroud, mantle, cloak, veil, screen, shade, shadow, cover. 3. blur, smudge, smear, smutch, smirch; blotch,… …

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  • 18 Fume — Fume, v. t. 1. To expose to the action of fumes; to treat with vapors, smoke, etc.; as, to bleach straw by fuming it with sulphur; to fill with fumes, vapors, odors, etc., as a room. [1913 Webster] She fumed the temple with an odorous flame.… …

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  • 19 Coal mining — Men leaving a UK colliery at the close of a shift Surface coal mining in Wyo …

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  • 20 Amelie Chabannes — (b. 1974, Paris, France) is a French artist whose paintings and sculptures derive from the unconscious and recall the Surrealist automatic drawing technique. She shows in exhibitions all over the world and lives in New York City.… …

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