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snuffing

verb , present participle of snuff

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1 to become aware of by means of the sense organs in the nose
  • the dog began barking as soon as she snuffed the scent of squirrel
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2 to put to death deliberately
  • the proprietor of the boarding house had apparently snuffed almost 50 old men before she was caught
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