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me·phi·tis

 (mə-fī′tĭs)
n.
1. An offensive smell; a stench.
2. A poisonous or foul-smelling gas emitted from the earth.

[Latin mefītis, mephītis.]

me·phit′ic (-fĭt′ĭk) adj.
me·phit′i·cal·ly adv.

mephitic

(mɪˈfɪtɪk) or

mephitical

adj
1. poisonous; foul
2. foul-smelling; putrid
[C17: from Late Latin mephīticus pestilential]
meˈphitically adv

me•phit•ic

(məˈfɪt ɪk)

adj.
1. offensive to the smell.
2. noxious; pestilential.
[1615–25; < Late Latin]
me•phit′i•cal•ly, adv.
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Adj.1.mephitic - of noxious stench from atmospheric pollutionmephitic - of noxious stench from atmospheric pollution

mephitic

mephitic

adjective
1. Capable of injuring or killing by poison:
2. Having an unpleasant odor:
Informal: smelly.