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mofette

[mō′fet]
(geology)
A small opening emitting carbon dioxide in an area of late-stage volcanic activity.
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The new generation of tourists prefers more to use the spa and leisure facilities of the balneary resort in the detriment of medical procedures based on natural healing properties of thermal and mineral water, salt caves, mofettas (therapeutic gas), therapeutic mud, salt lakes, etc.