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To create that all-important alcohol content, the fumes are circulated out of the still into condensers.
Fumes filled the arena, engines revved, and the beastly vehicles made their way out on to the spotlight.The Moms of Monster Jam Drive Trucks, Buck Macho Culture|Eliza Krigman|November 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The smells of roasting maize, diesel fumes, and floral soap from the streets of Harare are still seared into my brain.How I Got Addicted to Africa (and Wrote a Thriller About It)|Todd Moss|September 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The stench of the backed-up toilets combines with the fumes of garbage fermenting in the midday sun.Israel Is Minting the Next Generation of Hate|Jesse Rosenfeld|July 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But inhale the fumes of Republican rhetoric more deeply, and a more mind-blowing reality comes into focus.Rubio’s Wrong on Recreational Pot|James Poulos|May 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In smoking, they swallow the fumes of the tobacco which causes intoxication for a time.
The champagne was cold, and its subtle fumes played fantastic tricks with Edna's memory that night.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
While they were talking another shell entered the small apartment, exploded, and filled the air with dust and stifling fumes.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
And while the men breathed the bitter fumes, Chew-chew threatened the angry god and commanded him to go away.The Later Cave-Men|Katharine Elizabeth Dopp
Each sprite of aromatic perfume when released plunged into noiseless tumult with opposing fumes.The Dragon Painter|Mary McNeil Fenollosa