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effluvium

[ə′flü·vē·əm]
(industrial engineering)
By-products of food and chemical processes, in the form of wastes.
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While the cattle effluvia served to nicely darken the soil to make the thermals that provided all that free lift, a certain fragrance also came with the ride.
The midrange Supreme 3050CV line features an updated filtrating system that removes airborne waste, allergens and unhealthy effluvia.
There are accomplishments of consumerism, end products of a technological and material-based culture, as well as representing the dross and effluvia of that culture.
While a few of the songs on All Sides of Ina are ripe for dance remixes--specifically, "Baby Daddy" and "Sexy Bitch"--most of the material here contradicts the misconception that electronica equals dance-floor effluvia.
This challenge has already been painfully clear in the business of growing and processing food, in which a rogue peanut-processing plant in Georgia infects supermarket shelves nationwide and effluvia from factory farms poisons communities far from where the pork or poultry will be consumed.
Take a look on eBay at the endless variety of toys, trinkets, "collectibles" and assorted effluvia boomers sell and hoard to remind themselves of themselves.
Despite Christensen's acknowledgment that narratives of contagion 'refer often to bad air, filled with nasty smells and effluvia that betray the disease-transmitting miasma' (32) there is no recognition of the difference between the opposing scientific positions of contagion and miasma, a difference that Dickens would certainly have understood.
Chapter 1 examines the material history of handkerchiefs and their association with women's hands and the effluvia of the humoral body.
She discovers her character, the unfortunately named Effluvia, is a hideous warthog.
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An exceedingly offensive and oppressive effluvia, strongly resembling decayed cheese, arose from the body and rendered it necessary to close the coffin in a short time .
In a favourable breeze the poisonous effluvia from this process would drift onto the object of attack with the dual purpose of providing a dense smokescreen and asphyxiating or driving off the defenders.