mephitic


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Related to mephitic: lackadaisical, perspicacious
  • adj

Synonyms for mephitic

Synonyms for mephitic

capable of injuring or killing by poison

Synonyms for mephitic

of noxious stench from atmospheric pollution

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11,12) In addition to ADH effects, conditions that alter AQP2 expression include: lithium treatments, hypokalemia, hypercalcemia, chronic renal failure, ischemic renal failure, cirrhosis, mephitic syndrome, and seemingly unrelated conditions such as a low protein diet or exposure to high altitudes.
Or take shit (please): there's no getting around the mephitic connotations of that word, yet what about, "He knows his shit" or "Get your shit together"?
Suarez-Orozco's exposition is instrumental in developing a comprehension of those Latino gang members whose identified delinquent achievement orientation is correlated to being traumatized and saddled with the mephitic sequelae often associated with violence and torture.
It made eminent sense to combat dangerous mephitic air and fetor with healthful fragrance from burning aromatic herbs.
finding that reaction with chlorine gave rise to mephitic acid.
Early on in the film Shoah the historian Hilberg evokes the history of our people by holding between his thumb and forefinger a railway schedule from Frankfort to the mephitic East.
Has a mephitic odor been changed into a sweet savor by the subtle alchemy of the musical composer?
Starrs, The Seamy Side of Forensic Science: The Mephitic Stain of Fred Salem Zain, 17 SCI.
And it seems the mephitic water has long been a problem.