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  1. Snuffing

    of Snuff

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of snuffing in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of snuffing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of snuffing in a Sentence

  1. Ashley Moody:

    While President Biden will rarely mention fentanyl — because then President Biden would have to acknowledge President Biden abject failure to secure the U.S.-Mexico border as well as the fact that President Biden policies are emboldening the violent drug cartels smuggling record amounts of opioids into our country — President Biden should at least take advantage of this opportunity to demand assistance from President Obrador in dismantling the cartels and snuffing out the synthetic opioid labs in President Obrador country that are killing hundreds of Americans, even children, every day.

  2. Oscar Auliq-Ice:

    Darkness is clever, insidious, and patient. It wants to win. And it wins by snuffing out the light. It’s so literal that you can’t stand it.

  3. Susan Scott:

    About 900 million years ago, this black hole ate a very dense star, known as a neutron star, like Pac-man -- possibly snuffing out the star instantly, the ANU SkyMapper Telescope responded to the detection alert and scanned the entire likely region of space where the event occurred, but we've not found any visual confirmation.

  4. Van Hollen:

    What the government of China is doing in Hong Kong is unacceptable, they are taking away the rights of people in Hong Kong. They are snuffing out freedoms that exist there right now.

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