Associations to the word «Odour»

Wiktionary

ODOUR, noun. Any smell, whether fragrant or offensive; scent; perfume.
ODOUR, noun. (now rare) Something which produces a scent; incense, a perfume.

Dictionary definition

ODOUR, noun. The sensation that results when olfactory receptors in the nose are stimulated by particular chemicals in gaseous form; "she loved the smell of roses".
ODOUR, noun. Any property detected by the olfactory system.

Wise words

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