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Date: 1100-1200
Language: Latin
Origin: Greek

aroma

noun
     
a‧ro‧ma [countable]
a strong pleasant smell:
the aroma of fresh coffee
WORD FOCUS: smell WORD FOCUS: smell
good smell: aroma, perfume, fragrance, scent

bad smell: stink, stench, odour British English/odor American English, whiff, pong British English


See also
smell

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