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Meaning of “smokeless” in the English Dictionary

"smokeless" in British English

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smokelessadjective

uk   /ˈsməʊk.ləs/  us   /ˈsmoʊk-/
UK not ​causing or ​allowingsmoke: If you ​live in a smokeless zone you have to use smokeless fuelsinstead of ​coal.smokeless tobacco US tobacco that is chewed or put in the ​mouth
(Definition of smokeless from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"smokeless" in American English

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smokelessadjective

 us   /ˈsmoʊk·ləs/
  • smokeless adjective (NOT SMOKED)

(of ​tobacco) ​chewed and not ​burned or ​smoked
  • smokeless adjective (NOT CAUSING SMOKE)

not causing or ​allowingsmoke: smokeless ​candles
(Definition of smokeless from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “smokeless”
in Chinese (Simplified) 无烟的,不冒烟的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 無煙的,不冒煙的…
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