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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Having or emitting a smell.

Usage examples (34)
  • And the odor which the natural wood tree emits - why we can even replace it with a squirt or two of odorant from a plastic bottle.
  • Signals derived from two different odorant receptors,
  • We add odorant into the natural gas so that it smells.
  • One type of odorant receptor in each olfactory receptor cell for more
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