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smog

 (smŏg, smôg)
n.
1. Fog that has become mixed and polluted with smoke.
2. A form of air pollution produced by the photochemical reaction of sunlight with hydrocarbons and nitrogen oxides that have been released into the atmosphere, especially by automotive emissions.


smog′gy adj.
smog′less adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.smoggy - clouded with a mixture of smoke and fog; "the smoggy atmosphere of Los Angeles"
cloudy - full of or covered with clouds; "cloudy skies"

smoggy

adjective
Heavy, dark, or dense, especially with impurities:
Translations

smoggy

[ˈsmɒgɪ] ADJ [city] → envuelto de niebla tóxica; [sky] → cubierto de niebla tóxica; [air] → cargado con niebla tóxica

smoggy

[ˈsmɒgi] adj [city, town] → noyé(e) dans le smog

smoggy

adj (+er) city, sky, airversmogt
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Athletes in endurance events are hardest hit by the smoggy Beijing air - so it's bad news for those running in the marathon, those competing in the decathlon, and British sprinters.
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A Chinese man who has been frustrated with having to live in a toxic nuclear winter-like smoggy northern city has sued the government, for failing to curb air pollution, a state-run newspaper reported.
Among those getting the last word tonight are White Dee who has already announced that she intends to stand as an independent MP and Smoggy - aka The 50p Man whose enterprising spirit would put many an Apprentice candidate to shame.
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China's Sinopec Corp will produce lower sulphur gasoline from October, three months ahead of an official mandate, as part of a national effort to clear up the smoggy air of Chinese cities.
In addition, I hope people will be happier, and not be depressed by the smoggy weather," she added.