Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The property of being odorous, or of exciting the sensation of smell.

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Examples

  • That the property of odorousness is based upon the Sapid may be seen by comparing the things which possess with those which do not possess odour.

    On Sense and the Sensible

  • That the property of odorousness is based upon the Sapid may be seen by comparing the things which possess with those which do not possess odour.

    On Sense and the Sensible

  • I see the softness and sweet-odorousness of the painted rose petal, just as I see the real rose soft and sweet; I see the surface of the statue firm and shapely, just as I see the human body so.

    The Principles of Aesthetics

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