exhaust fumes

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n exhaust fumes gases ejected from an engine as waste products
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Usage

In literature:

Brinnaria fumed and drove her horses almost to death, urged her litter-men almost to exhaustion.
"The Unwilling Vestal" by Edward Lucas White
The fumes from the exhaust made our eyes water and smart.
"Combed Out" by Fritz August Voigt
Her exhaust spat smoky, gaseous fumes.
"Poor Man's Rock" by Bertrand W. Sinclair
When their supply was exhausted they raged and fumed until they secured more.
"Old Fort Snelling" by Marcus L. Hansen
They thundered past, and the hot fumes of their exhausts enveloped the trio.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science January 1930" by Victor Rousseau
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In news:

Bloomington's bus station has a microclimate: no need for a sweater thanks to the fumes coming from the exhaust pipes of all the buses waiting for their departure.
Diesel exhaust fumes cause cancer, WHO says.
Exhaust hood s help keep kitchens more comfortable by expelling air contaminated with heat, smoke, grease and cooking fumes.
Catalytic converter regeneration causes extremely high-temperature exhaust fumes.
LONDON — Like UV rays and diesel exhaust fumes, working the graveyard shift will soon be listed as a "probable" cause of cancer.
They work very well, but I dislike having to buy gas cylinders, breathe exhaust fumes, and oil and clean the guns.
There's been an increase lately throughout the region of reported thefts of catalytic converters , those exhaust-system devices that since 1975 have been cleaning up auto fumes before they have a chance to damage the environment.
Diesel engine exhausts cause cancer in humans, World Health Organization experts said on Tuesday in a decision which raises the risk rating of diesel fumes based on evidence of links to lung and bladder cancer.
A new study has linked car exhaust fumes with autism.
or is in in the exhaust fumes.
Nothing says "Summer" like some dirt, some BBQ, some exhaust fumes and some beer.
Coxreels' exhaust hose reel is specifically designed to enable the extraction of exhaust fumes directly from the source of their emission to maintain safer shop air quality.
The Vent -A-Fume's design enables fumes and heat to be captured at the source, and process emissions can be exhausted to the outside of the work area or into an existing ductwork venting system.
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