fuming

  • 1Fuming — Fum ing, a. Producing fumes, or vapors. [1913 Webster] {Cadet s fuming liquid} (Chem.), alkarsin. {Fuming liquor of Libavius} (Old Chem.), stannic chloride; the chloride of tin, {SnCl4}, forming a colorless, mobile liquid which fumes in the air.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2Fuming — Fume Fume, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Fumed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Fuming}.] [Cf. F. fumer, L. fumare to smoke. See {Fume}, n.] 1. To smoke; to throw off fumes, as in combustion or chemical action; to rise up, as vapor. [1913 Webster] Where the golden… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3Fuming — Original name in latin Fuming Name in other language Fuming, Fuming Jiedao, fu ming, fu ming jie dao State code CN Continent/City Asia/Shanghai longitude 29.87316 latitude 121.60186 altitude 4 Population 0 Date 2012 01 19 …

    Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • 4fuming — fume ► NOUN ▪ a gas or vapour that smells strongly or is dangerous to inhale. ► VERB 1) emit fumes. 2) expose (something, especially wood) to ammonia fumes in order to produce dark tints. 3) feel great anger. DERIVATIVES fuming adjective fumy …

    English terms dictionary

  • 5fuming — adjective a) that fumes b) very angry …

    Wiktionary

  • 6fuming — Giving forth a visible vapor, a property of concentrated nitric, sulfuric, and hydrochloric acid s, and certain other substances. [L. fumus, smoke] * * * fum·ing (fūmґing) [L. fumus smoke] smoking; emitting a visible vapor …

    Medical dictionary

  • 7fuming — Synonyms and related words: ablaze, aerial, aerodynamic, aerostatic, aery, afire, aflame, aflicker, aglow, airy, alight, ardent, blazing, burning, candent, candescent, comburent, conflagrant, enraged, ethereal, fierce, fighting mad, flagrant,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 8fuming — adj. smoke filled; smoggy; furious, raging, angry fjuːm n. smog, particles hanging in the air; smoke; angry mood, irritation v. make fumes; smoke; pollute; stink up; rage, rant …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 9fuming — adj angry, enraged, furious, livid, incensed, raging, seething, boiling COLLOQ. ranting and raving, steamed up, uptight, mad, hopping mad, raving mad, seeing red, in a lather, disgruntled, up in arms, hot under the collar; N Am ticked off ≠ calm …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 10Fuming liquor of Libavius — Fuming Fum ing, a. Producing fumes, or vapors. [1913 Webster] {Cadet s fuming liquid} (Chem.), alkarsin. {Fuming liquor of Libavius} (Old Chem.), stannic chloride; the chloride of tin, {SnCl4}, forming a colorless, mobile liquid which fumes in… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11Fuming sulphuric acid — Fuming Fum ing, a. Producing fumes, or vapors. [1913 Webster] {Cadet s fuming liquid} (Chem.), alkarsin. {Fuming liquor of Libavius} (Old Chem.), stannic chloride; the chloride of tin, {SnCl4}, forming a colorless, mobile liquid which fumes in… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12fuming sulphuric acid — see ↑oleum under ↑oleate • • • Main Entry: ↑fume …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 13Fuming Sun — Sun Fuming Sun Fuming, né le 14 avril 1974, est une ancienne judokate chinoise qui s illustrait dans la catégorie des poids lourd (+78 kg). Comme la plupart des sportifs chinois, la judokate chinoise ne participait essentiellement qu aux grands… …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 14fuming liquor of Libavius — Stannic Stan nic ( n[i^]k), a. [L. stannum tin: cf. F. stannique.] (Chem.) Of or pertaining to tin; derived from or containing tin; specifically, designating those compounds in which the element has a higher valence as contrasted with {stannous}… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 15fuming nitric acid — noun : concentrated nitric acid containing dissolved nitrogen oxides prepared as either a colorless to pale yellow or a red to brown corrosive poisonous liquid and used especially as a nitrating agent and as a powerful oxidizing agent (as in… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 16Fuming sulphuric acid — Sulphuric Sul*phu ric, a. [Cf. F. sulfurique.] 1. Of or pertaining to sulphur; as, a sulphuric smell. [1913 Webster] 2. (Chem.) Derived from, or containing, sulphur; specifically, designating those compounds in which the element has a higher… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 17fuming sulphuric acid — Disulphuric Di sul*phu ric, a. [Pref. di + sulphuric.] (Chem.) Applied to an acid having in each molecule two atoms of sulphur in the higher state of oxidation. [1913 Webster] {Disulphuric acid}, a thick oily liquid, {H2S2O7}, called also… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 18fuming nitric acid — a colorless, yellowish, or brownish fuming corrosive liquid, usually prepared from nitric acid by the addition of excess nitrogen dioxide: used in organic synthesis for nitration, and as an oxidizer in liquid propellants for rockets. [1785 95] *… …

    Universalium

  • 19fuming acid — rūkstančioji rūgštis statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Koncentruota, ore rūkstanti rūgštis. atitikmenys: angl. fuming acid rus. дымящая кислота …

    Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • 20fuming sulfuric acid — noun : oleum 2 * * * fuming sulfuric acid, = pyrosulfuric acid. (Cf. ↑pyrosulfuric acid) …

    Useful english dictionary