Effluvium - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪˈfluːviːəm|  American pronunciation of the word effluvium
Brit.  |ɪˈfluːvɪəm|  British pronunciation of the word effluvium

noun

- a foul-smelling outflow or vapor (especially a gaseous waste)

Examples

...the effluvia from local sewage treatment plants polluting the river...

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