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Definitioncausing or able to cause nausea — especially from odor
- Then they broke the evil bridge and set red flames in the noisome fields and departed.5.10 -- Book 5 Chapter 10 -- The Black Gate Opens (21% in)
- North amid their noisome pits lay the first of the great heaps and hills of slag and broken rock and blasted earth, the vomit of the maggot-folk of Mordor; but south and now near loomed the great rampart of Cirith Gorgor, and the Black Gate amidmost, and the two Towers of the Teeth tall and dark upon either side.5.10 -- Book 5 Chapter 10 -- The Black Gate Opens (41% in)
- For cold they seemed to Sam after the noisome darkness behind; but the breath of them revived him.6.1 -- Book 6 Chapter 1 -- The Tower of Cirith Ungol (6% in)
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