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  • n. Plural form of freshener.


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  • If you think the idea of Dektol scented Glade air fresheners is funny, then this podast is for you.

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  • The pocketful of posies carried by judges to ward off Newgate (prison) Fever, the children's songs that commemorate it to this day and the pomanders, spices and air 'fresheners' (ludicrous misnomer) that we still favour all attest to this association with smell, disease and death.

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  • In fact, in some cases being in a car with one of those "fresheners" is almost as bad as being cooped up with a guy smoking Pall Malls.

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  • The maker of Airwick air fresheners, Finish dishwasher powder and Clearasil acne cream also set new forecasts for 2010 as management starts work on integrating the company's recent £ 2.54 billion acquisition of SSL International PLC.

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  • Some cite more pollens in the air from global warming, an excess of allergy causing plug-in air fresheners and the "hygiene theory" that we have created such a germ and dirt free environment, our immune systems can't differentiate real threats from harmless pollens or dust.

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  • It pointed to air fresheners in the car, which could mask the smell of drugs, and a fast-food bag containing cigar tobacco, which the filing said was often a sign that the cigar wrapper had been used to smoke marijuana.

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  • The businesses in attendance included a leading manufacturer of auto air fresheners that dangle from rear-view mirrors, and a short-line railroad that does 30% of its business in Australia.

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  • We get oil filters, spark plugs, air fresheners that hang from the mirror, and when Momma stays home, says she's too tired, Daddy always buys more.


  • Aluminum cans of aerosol cleaners, industrial strength disinfectants, and air fresheners rattle against each other in an oddly harmonic sound.

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  • Kelly spiffs up the smells in her house with Glade plug-in fresheners and aroma candles before yoga, before friends drop by, etc.

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