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noun va·por

Medical Definition of VAPOR

a :  a substance in the gaseous state as distinguished from the liquid or solid state b :  a substance (as alcohol or benzoin) vaporized for industrial, therapeutic, or military uses
vapors or chiefly British vapours pl a :  exhalations of bodily organs (as the stomach) formerly held to affect the physical or mental condition b :  a depressed or hysterical nervous condition

Variants of VAPOR

va·por or chiefly British va·pour \ˈvā-pər\
April 28, 2015
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a word formed by the blending of words
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