Definitions

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  • adjective smelling of musk

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Examples

  • She sat down on the other side of the sofa and beamed as a cloud of musk-scented air arranged itself around her.

    The Forgotten Garden

  • She sat down on the other side of the sofa and beamed as a cloud of musk-scented air arranged itself around her.

    The Forgotten Garden

  • She sat down on the other side of the sofa and beamed as a cloud of musk-scented air arranged itself around her.

    The Forgotten Garden

  • She sat down on the other side of the sofa and beamed as a cloud of musk-scented air arranged itself around her.

    The Forgotten Garden

  • And the musk-scented incense, though fulfilling, was thicker and stronger than she thought it should be.

    Empress Regnant

  • She sat down on the other side of the sofa and beamed as a cloud of musk-scented air arranged itself around her.

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  • So, the tray being sat before them, they fell to and ate their fill; and when they had made an end of eating, they rose from meat and washed their hands with pure water and musk-scented soap, and dried them with napery embroidered in silk and bugles; but to Nur al-Din they brought a napkin laced with red gold whereon he wiped his hands.

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • And the musk-scented incense, though fulfilling, was thicker and stronger than she thought it should be.

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  • Instinctively my palate now requires and anticipates sweetness and lightness, something sugared and evanescent; and cool wine, fitting glove-like over those finer nerves that seem to tremble from the roof of my mouth and make it spread (as I drink) into a domed cavern, green with vine leaves, musk-scented, purple with grapes.

    The Waves

  • Then he saw two palace fans of the best quality, two strings of musk-scented beads, two rolls of silk, as fine as the phoenix tail, and a superior mat worked with hibiscus.

    Hung Lou Meng

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