passive smoking definition

  • noun:
    • The involuntary inhalation of cigarette smoke by a person, specially a nonsmoker, which occupies a place with cigarette smokers or a smoker. Also referred to as passive inhalation.
    • The inhalation of tobacco smoke by a non-smoker because proximity to cigarette smokers.

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