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- adj. Emitting a strong, unpleasant odor, especially one like that of cooking fat or similar greasy substances.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Resembling the smell or taste of roast meat, or of corrupt animal matter.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Steaming; reeking; resembling the odor or flavor of cooked meat.
From nidor ("the unpleasant smell of some cooked animal substances") + -ous, or from Medieval Latin nidorosus. (Wiktionary)