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miasmas

noun
variants: also miasmata
plural of miasma

Synonyms of miasmas

a vapor of something unpleasant or unhealthy
  • A miasma of smog settled over the city.
  • a miasma of foul-smelling smoke

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“Miasmas.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/miasmas. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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