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empyreumatic

adjective em·py·reu·mat·ic \ -ˌrü-ˈmat-ik \

medical Definition of empyreumatic

:being or having an odor of burnt organic matter as a result of decomposition at high temperatures
  • creosote and other empyreumatic oils

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