from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Foul-smelling breath; halitosis.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A condition in which the breath has an offensive odor.
From Greek ozostomos, having bad breath : ozein, to smell + -stomos, mouthed (from stoma, mouth).(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)