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- n. Plural form of fume.
- v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of fume.
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- n. gases ejected from an engine as waste products
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The fumes from the Shuttle SRBs must have clouded your thinking on such topics.
I'm not sure riding or walking underneath an elevated structure and breathing diesel fumes is that attractive to pedestrians or bicyclists.
Not to say that Dharavi is a paradise or even pleasant to live in -- the toxic fumes from the plastics recycling plants are reason enough to want to raise your children elsewhere -- but that, as compared to government schemes to cram poor people into tower-blocks, Dhravi has a lot going for it.
The small unseen, unnoticed fumes from the charging process are increadably corrosive on braided lines.
The odor of the fumes is so strong that I start a couple of oscillating fans to clear the fumes out of the house, that doesn't seem to affect the effectiveness of it.
Dust covers the entire city; the smell of diesel fumes is pervasive no matter where you go; there are ruins and debris everywhere you look; and the trees are all destroyed (either cut down for fuel or by the Soviets years earlier to thwart snipers who used them for cover).
The powerful menthol fumes from the Vicks hardly masked the sickening reek of death in the old warehouse, that seemed to permeate every olfactory nerve in my body.
Solvents are either "bagged" (sprayed in a plastic bag placed over the head) or "huffed" (inhaled fumes from a solvent-soaked cloth).
Is it the meth, the chewing tobacco, or the fumes from the used underpants of your jailed heroes, like Scott Roeder, that you like to buy?
The Dupont Circle burger joint forced to close its doors after a D.C. law firm complained that fumes from the restaurant's grill were making employees ill, has found a new home.
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