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- adj. Of, relating to, or emitting perfume.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Emitting perfume; perfuming.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Yielding perfume; perfuming.
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a large perfumatory, we have come to the conclusion that it cannot be so applied, simply because when the essence of pine-apple is smelled at, the vapor produces an involuntary action of the larynx, producing cough, when exceedingly dilute.
"drawn," it must be understood to be done so by steam apparatus, as this is the only mode which can be adopted for obtaining anything like a delicate odor; the old plan of having the fire immediately under the still, conveying an empyreumatic or burnt smell to the result, has become obsolete in every well-regulated perfumatory.