Definition of effluvium:
- fetor (part of speech: noun)
- odor (part of speech: noun)
- "Operation Terror", William Fitzgerald Jenkins.
They allow rotten timber to accumulate, and stagnant pools to remain about their houses, and from these there arises an effluvium which is most unpleasant in warm weather, which, however, they do not seem to perceive.- "A Ramble of Six Thousand Miles through the United States of America", S. A. Ferrall.
- "Pagan & Christian Creeds Their Origin and Meaning", Edward Carpenter.