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AoHabit is a great deadener,Ao Samuel Beckett explained, and art lends us a new pair of spectacles with which to view reality anew.
Smoking is such a deadener of feeling, taste, and emotion.
Marcel Proust argued that snobbery is "the greatest sterilizer of inspiration, the greatest deadener of originality, the greatest destroyer of talent.
Better, argues Jaguar, to recycle the powder back into its vehicles, and a realistic possibility here is to use the powder as a bulk filler for mastics, sealants, sound deadener panels, and so on.