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passive smoking

noun

Simple Definition of passive smoking

  • : the breathing in of cigarette smoke from people who are smoking nearby

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of passive smoking

  1. :  the involuntary inhalation of tobacco smoke (as from another's cigarette) especially by a nonsmoker

1971

First Known Use of passive smoking

1971


Medical Dictionary

passive smoking

noun

Medical Definition of passive smoking

  1. :  the involuntary inhalation of tobacco smoke (as from another's cigarette) especially by a nonsmoker

passive smoker

noun



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