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smog

Overview page. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology — Science and Mathematics.

Fog or haze intensified by smoke or other atmospheric pollutants; the word is recorded from the early 20th century, and is a blend of smoke and fog.

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smog

Edited by MICHAEL ALLABY.

in A Dictionary of Earth Sciences

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 15 words.

Naturally occurring fog mixed with visible (smoke) and/or invisible pollutants. See also photochemical smog.

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smog

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Ecology

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation. 15 words.

Naturally occurring fog mixed with visible (smoke) and/or invisible pollutants. See also photochemical smog.

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smog

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Ecology

P ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation. 15 words.

Naturally occurring fog mixed with visible (smoke) and/or invisible pollutants. See also photochemical smog.

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smog

Edited by John Black, Nigar Hashimzade and Gareth Myles.

in A Dictionary of Economics

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economics. 106 words.

Classic smog results from the burning of coal and is caused by a mixture of smoke and sulphur dioxide. Photochemical smog is caused by emissions of hydrocarbons and nitrous oxides from...

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smog

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 15 words.

Naturally occurring fog mixed with visible (smoke) and/or invisible pollutants. See also photochemical smog.

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smog

Christopher Gorse, David Johnston and Martin Pritchard.

in A Dictionary of Construction, Surveying and Civil Engineering

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology. 23 words.

A mixture of fog and smoke. Smog is often used to refer to a type of air pollution resulting from

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smog

John Black, Nigar Hashimzade and Gareth Myles.

in A Dictionary of Economics

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economics. 105 words.

Classic smog results from the burning of coal and is caused by a mixture of smoke and sulphur dioxide. Photochemical

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smog

John Black, Nigar Hashimzade and Gareth Myles.

in A Dictionary of Economics

January 2017; p ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economics. 105 words.

Classic smog results from the burning of coal and is caused by a mixture of smoke and sulphur dioxide. Photochemical

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smog

in World Encyclopedia

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: General Studies. 27 words.

Dense atmospheric mixture of smoke and fog or chemical fumes, commonly occurring in urban or industrial areas. Smog can cause

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Smog

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 564 words.

The creation of Bill Callahan (b. Silver Springs, Maryland, USA) and an ever-changing cast of musicians, Smog are important pioneers

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Smog

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

The creation of Bill Callahan (b. Silver Springs, Maryland, USA) and an ever-changing cast of musicians, Smog are important pioneers of the lo-fi revival in American independent music...

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oxidant smog

Edited by John M. Last.

in A Dictionary of Public Health

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 61 words.

Syn: photochemical smog. The type of smog produced by oxidation of exhaust gases from internal combustion engines, caused by

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photochemical smog

Elizabeth Martin and Robert Hine.

in A Dictionary of Biology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 39 words.

A noxious smog produced by the reaction of nitrogen oxides with hydrocarbons in the presence of ultraviolet light from the

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photochemical smog

Edited by John Daintith.

in A Dictionary of Chemistry

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Chemistry. 35 words.

A noxious smog produced by the reaction of nitrogen oxides with hydrocarbons in the presence of ultraviolet light from the

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London smog

Miquel Porta and John M. Last.

in A Dictionary of Public Health

P ublished online May 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 94 words.

A notorious episode of *smog afflicted greater London in late November and early December of 1952, causing an

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London smog

Edited by John M. Last.

in A Dictionary of Public Health

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 94 words.

A notorious episode of smog afflicted greater London in late November and early December of 1952, causing an estimated

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oxidant smog

Miquel Porta and John M. Last.

in A Dictionary of Public Health

P ublished online May 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 61 words.

The type of smog produced by oxidation of exhaust gases from internal combustion engines, caused by the interaction of nitrogen

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oxidant smog

Overview page. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology.

Syn: photochemical smog. The type of smog produced by oxidation of exhaust gases from internal combustion engines, caused by the interaction of nitrogen oxides and volatile organic...

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photochemical smog

Edited by Robert Hine and Elizabeth Martin.

in A Dictionary of Biology

June 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 47 words.

A noxious smog produced by the reaction of nitrogen oxides (e.g. from car exhausts, coal burning) with volatile hydrocarbons in

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photochemical smog

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

A noxious smog produced by the reaction of nitrogen oxides with hydrocarbons in the presence of ultraviolet light from the sun. The reaction is very complex and one of the products is...

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