ersatz_read (ersatz_read) wrote in 1word1day,


mephitic (m-ftk), adj.

1.  Of, relating to, or resembling a foul exhalation from the earth (mephitis); putrid, noxious, pestilential, miasmic.

Etymology:  early 1600s from Late Latin mephiticus.
Tags: adjective, latin, m, wordsmith: ersatz_read

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