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noxious
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Gulliver's Travels
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  • But when the disease was more stubborn and violent, he let in the muzzle while the bellows were full of wind, which he discharged into the body of the patient; then withdrew the instrument to replenish it, clapping his thumb strongly against the orifice of then fundament; and this being repeated three or four times, the adventitious wind would rush out, bringing the noxious along with it, (like water put into a pump), and the patient recovered.

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  • The electric car has no tailpipe that spews out noxious fumes.
  • noxious chemical wastes

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