Smoke inhaled involuntarily from tobacco being smoked by others: children born to mothers who smoke may suffer lung damage from secondary smoke
More example sentences
- The act of breathing in this secondary smoke is called passive smoking.
- He has had exposure to secondary smoke and this would somewhat increase his likelihood for primary lung cancer.
- We would encourage people to be aware of the dangers of passive smoking and would support any measures to reduce the risk of inhaling secondary smoke.
Definition of secondary smoke in:
- The US English dictionary