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  • Dysgneusia (an altered sense of taste occasionally occurring in cases of advanced malignancy) prevents my savouring the cigar-box-spiciness, deep, rotund fruitiness of the brick-red luscious '61 Cheval Blanc, the fat, buttery, cooked, caramel-sweet-nuttiness of the 1894 Bual.

    - Peter Reading, C, 1984

    September 28, 2008

  • Looks like a typo for dysgeusia.

    September 28, 2008