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Definition of Miasma

Miasma
Miasma Mi*as"ma, n.; pl. Miasmata. [NL., fr. Gr. ? defilement, fr. ? to pollute.] Infectious particles or germs floating in the air; air made noxious by the presence of such particles or germs; noxious effluvia; malaria.

Meaning of Miasma from wikipedia

- The miasma theory (also called the miasmatic theory) is an obsolete medical theory that held diseases—such as cholera, chlamydia, or the Black Death—were...
- Miasma may refer to: Miasma (Gr**** mythology), a contagious power that has an independent life of its own Miasma theory of disease, bad air causing disease...
- Miasma is the second studio album by American death metal band The Black Dahlia Murder. Released through Metal Blade Records on July 12, 2005, Miasma...
- In Gr**** mythology, a miasma is "a contagious power ... that has an independent life of its own. Until purged by the sacrificial death of the wrongdoer...
- 1762. However, such views were held in disdain in Europe, where Galen's miasma theory remained dominant among scientists and doctors. The nature of this...
- Sheer ****ish Miasma is a 2002 noise album by Kevin Drumm. It is likely that the font choice for the cover was inspired by Merzbow's 1995 live album Noizhead...
- Blue Miasma is the fifth studio album by black metal band Krieg. Krieg split up after the release of this album. Darkland Records released a vinyl version...
- Dalgety 4:29 4. "See the Light" Forge, Dimitri Tikovoi, Dalgety 4:05 5. "Miasma" (Instrumental) Forge 5:17 6. "Dance Macabre" Forge, Salem Al Fakir, Vincent...
- caused by bad air became the most widely accepted theory at the time, the miasma theory. The word plague did not at first refer to a specific illness, and...
- Norape miasma is a moth of the Megalopygidae family. It was described by Harrison Gray Dyar Jr. in 1910. Beccaloni, G.; Scoble, M.; Kitching, I.; Simonsen...
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