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exhaust

1. gases ejected from an engine as waste products
2. 
a. the expulsion of expanded gas or steam from an engine
b. (as modifier): exhaust stroke
3. 
a. the parts of an engine through which the exhausted gases or steam pass
b. (as modifier): exhaust valve

exhaust

[ig′zȯst]
(mechanical engineering)
The working substance discharged from an engine cylinder or turbine after performing work on the moving parts of the machine.
The phase of the engine cycle concerned with this discharge.
A duct for the escape of gases, fumes, and odors from an enclosure, sometimes equipped with an arrangement of fans.
(science and technology)
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Exhaustedly, we unpacked and rolled in to bed, leaving the dirty laundry of the weekend for the next day.
The technology behind each form of screening has been exhaustedly evaluated and is supported by varying levels of validity and reliability, all of which are at least marginally acceptable for ensuring predictability.
Later yet again, the camera takes one more carressive look, moving from a distance to a close-up of Bart as he lies on the ground, breathing exhaustedly.
When we later exhaustedly fell into our snug beds in the en-suite bedroom complete with DVD player, we both agreed the first night in Swansea had more than exceeded our admittedly low expectations.
This teasingly enigmatic device is mirrored at the end of Act Two, when Hansel and Gretel, lost in the evil forest, fall exhaustedly asleep and see visions of protective woodland creatures presided over by some kind of huge, benevolent bird (a moment similar to the beautiful Pan chapter in Wind in the Willows).
Three emaciated jockeys were within, rubbing themselves down exhaustedly.