fume cupboard

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fume cupboard

n
(Chemistry) a ventilated enclosure for storing or experimenting with chemicals with harmful vapours
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Those who had taken the pyridine out of the fume chambers poured it down the sinks and washed their apparatus quickly in an attempt to hide their violations.
The experiment was supposed to be carried out in a fume chamber where the gases from the reactions would be channelled out the lab.