Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The sense of smell; olfaction.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The act of one who smells.
  • noun The sense by which odors are perceived; the sense of smell.
  • noun a small bottle filled with something suited to stimulate the sense of smell, or to remove faintness, as spirits of ammonia.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Present participle of smell.
  • verb Used in adjectival compounds.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun the act of perceiving the odor of something
  • adjective (used with `of' or `with') noticeably odorous

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