• Definition for "choke damp"
    • An asphyxiant within enclosed locations such as mines…
    • View More
  • Variant for "choke damp"

choke damp definition

  • noun:
    • An asphyxiant within enclosed locations such as mines and sewers; an assortment of several fumes left after oxygen is taken away through the atmosphere, typically nitrogen, co2, and water vapour.
    • a damp consisting principally of carbonic-acid fuel; -- so named from the extinguishing fire and pet life. See Carbonic acid, under Carbonic.
  • others:
    • identify Carbonic acid, under carbonic.
54 votes

How would you define choke damp?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!