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o·dor

(ō'dŏr),
Volatile emanation from any substance that stimulates the olfactory receptor cells.
Synonym(s): scent
[L.]

scent

The smell of a thing or person. See Pseudoscent.

scent

a distinctive, agreeable odor. Animals secrete them from sweat and sebaceous glands and special scent glands. See also pheromone.

scent gland impaction
the secretion in the gland becomes inspissated and forms an irritating foreign body.
References in classic literature ?
And so he would now study perfumes and the secrets of their manufacture, distilling heavily scented oils and burning odorous gums from the East.
I found myself in a large, vaulted room, lighted by tapers, scented with aloes and ambergris, standing in golden candle-sticks, whilst gold and silver lamps hung from the ceiling.
They were quieter now, owing to the absence of man, but as they scented me they became more restless and their hideous noise increased.
She shall still recline Upon the scented balustrade and glow With spring that thrills her warm blood into wine.
The joyous bark turned to a suspicious and jealous snarl as Jerry scented the other dog's presence from Harley's caressing hand.
The garden was full of the moist, scented air of a maritime spring evening.
And then the little sleeves were carefully rolled up, and the little arms were plunged in elbow-deep to get the rushes a good long way down before breaking them off--and for a while Alice forgot all about the Sheep and the knitting, as she bent over the side of the boat, with just the ends of her tangled hair dipping into the water--while with bright eager eyes she caught at one bunch after another of the darling scented rushes.
Even real scented rushes, you know, last only a very little while--and these, being dream-rushes, melted away almost like snow, as they lay in heaps at her feet-- but Alice hardly noticed this, there were so many other curious things to think about.
A Christmas tradition and the first eco-friendly scented ornaments that effectively and authentically make any Christmas tree, wreath or holiday decor smell fresh-cut, Scentsicles Scented Ornaments are available in over 27,000 stores nationwide and online.
Air Wick's Life Scents will be available as Scented Oils and Freshmatic Automatic Spray Refills, in four Everyday scents and four Spring scents.
Nine out of ten women in the US use a scented personal product, and the majority of fine fragrance users also use some type of scented body product, according to the 2014 Women's Fragrance Track Report from The NPD Group, Inc.
The scented dimension supports the space's overall aesthetics and emotional impact, helping to establish a stronger brand.