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noxious

 [nok´shus]
hurtful; injurious; pernicious.

nox·ious

(nok'shŭs),
Injurious; harmful.
[L. noxius, injurious, fr. noceo, to injure]

noxious

/nox·ious/ (nok´shus) hurtful; injurious; pernicious.

noxious

[nok′shəs]
Etymology: L, noxius, harm
harmful, injurious, or detrimental to health.

nox·ious

(nok'shŭs)
Injurious; harmful.
[L. noxius, injurious, fr. noceo, to injure]

noxious

Harmful to health.

nox·ious

(nok'shŭs)
Injurious; harmful.
[L. noxius, injurious, fr. noceo, to injure]

noxious (nok´shus),

adj hurtful; not wholesome.

noxious

hurtful; injurious; pernicious.

noxious gases
those encountered in nature include ammonia, hydrogen sulfide, methane, sulfur dioxide; industrial intoxicants include ammonia, carbon monoxide, cyanide, and a variety of toxic smokes and fumes.
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Act 46 repeals the previous noxious weed law in favor of a more proactive approach to control existing and potentially noxious weeds, while maximizing resources to control invasive species and protect Commonwealth lands.
Dismissing the appeal, however, Sir David, sitting with Lord Justice Lloyd Jones and Mrs Justice Elisabeth Laing, ruled: "On the evidence, the jury was entitled to conclude that they were sure that the victim had been the subject of the sexual offences alleged, but not sure a noxious thing had been administered".
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The Learning from Bob and Denise heading looks as though it was clipped from a poster, there is one of those noxious running text strips across the top in a vivid magenta, the section heads are little white strips apparently pasted over a background of repeated pics of Bob and Denise at the drawing board.
CONTACT: Alaska Committee for Noxious and Invasive Plants Management, (907)474-2423, www.
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