Definitions for effluviumɪˈflu vi əm; -vi ə
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a foul-smelling outflow or vapor (especially a gaseous waste)
A gaseous or vaporous emission, especially a foul-smelling one.
A condition causing the shedding of hair.
Origin: From effluvium, from effluo, from ex + fluo.
subtile or invisible emanation; exhalation perceived by the sense of smell; especially, noisome or noxious exhalation; as, the effluvium from diseased or putrefying bodies, or from ill drainage
Origin: [L., a flowing out, fr. effluere to flow out. See Effluent, a.]
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