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mephitis

Syllabification: me·phi·tis
Pronunciation: /məˈfīdəs/

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of mephitis in English:

noun

1A noxious gas emanating from something, especially from the earth.
1.1A foul or poisonous stench.

Origin

early 18th century: from Latin.

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