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fetid

 [fet´id]
having a rank, disagreeable smell.

fet·id

(fet'id, fē'tid),
Foul-smelling.
[L. foetidus]

fetid

/fet·id/ (fe´tid) (fet´id) having a rank, disagreeable smell.

fetid

[fet′id, fē′tid]
Etymology: L, fetere, to stink
pertaining to something that has a foul or putrid odor.

fet·id

(fet'id)
Foul-smelling.
[L. foetidus]

fet·id

(fet'id)
Foul-smelling.
[L. foetidus]

fetid

having a rank, disagreeable smell.
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1 percent of the cases were vascular injuries, three of which were of high risk because of patient's heart muscle failure and full blockage in the arteries of the legs that could lead to septic fetid shock," he said.
Just as important, though, he can show us how to live: how to have better sex, what to do about money, and, best of all, how to survive our fetid democracy without coming away stinking ourselves.
And as you can bet she knows a whole heap more about this fetid iceberg than we do, this really is going to get grim.
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OH for the days when a vampire had fetid breath, feasted on virgins and could turn into a bat to terrorise villagers.
Emergency workers are battling to prevent waterborne diseases like cholera from spreading as fetid water swilled around the HeldlKashmir Valley more than a week after the worst flooding in the past over sixty years.
TONY Mulhearn's letter was spot on in his reply to Rennie Ku's letter regarding UKIP being a breath of fresh air - far from being fresh air Tony's description fits perfectly - a fetid stench (Unfair coverage, ECHO, June 3).
But drive through the city at any time of the day or night and you will see the real cause - namely the fetid rubbish that is piled on pavements, in gutters and on parkland.
85) a month in rent, there's no air-conditioning, the only suggestion of heat is a pipe snaking through to deliver gas to the apartments above and the bathroom is a fetid, shared toilet down the hall.
Even though she had gone into the girls' side, Richard had followed her in with Iris and they had ducked her head in the fetid water with brown bits floating around in it and held her under until she'd had to open her mouth and let it in and swallow a mouthful of it.
A You see in the business this fetid septic tank filled with all these people, and then you turn around and there's Bertolucci, there's Scorsese.
Well, Marvellous Malky and his men have sent out a resounding message to the fetid football world: heart and soul, rather than money, is what really counts.