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Meaning of FUMING

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Fum"ing\, a.
Producing fumes, or vapors.

{Cadet's fuming liquid} (Chem.), alkarsin.

{Fuming liquor of Libsvius} (Old Chem.), stannic chloride;
   the chloride of tin, {SnCl4}, forming a colorless, mobile
   liquid which fumes in the air. Mixed with water it
   solidifies to the so-called butter of tin.

{Fuming sulphuric acid}. (Chem.) Same as {Disulphuric acid},
   uder {Disulphuric}.

 
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