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Odor

Odor

WordNet



noun


(1)   Any property detected by the olfactory system
(2)   The sensation that results when olfactory receptors in the nose are stimulated by particular chemicals in gaseous form
"She loved the smell of roses"
Wiktonary



Etymology


Middle English odour, from Old French odour, from .

Noun



  1. Any smell, whether fragrant or offensive; scent; perfume.
  2. A strong, pervasive quality.
  3. Esteem; repute.