Definition of 'miasma'
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The man behind him rode up beside him and leaned close, a miasma rising around Abasio like that of an untended privy. A PLAGUE OF ANGELS (2002)Forgot birthdays, mealtimes, hair appointments, anniversaries, all in a miasma of other-worldly hankering. BEHINDLINGS (2002)One seems shut inside a shell of sickness, a miasma of illness. ON CATS (2002)
The smell of vomit rose from her like a miasma, but he crushed his impulse to turn away. THE THORN BIRDS (2002)
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Used Occasionally. miasma is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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