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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.
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Someone's tossed a soda can into the lilac bushes where the scentless buds are hard as BBs.
I may as well be newly blind now that I am no longer there, not to mention newly deaf, numb, scentless and tasteless.
sent (OED scent) + -lesse, eg scentless 1605q SENESCERE Chambers senescent (Latin) EDENTATES OED edentate noun NERTERIUS Cambarus nerterius eruca, ITISa ENTERPONE OED STERCOLIN Web2 CARPOLITE OED ETIOLIPES Camponotus etiolipes floridus, ITISa REUNITERS OED erunite ESSENESSE Palindromicon II TAPADEROS OED tapadero noun AGREEMONY OED PROGNOSED OED prognose vb AEGROTARE Chambers aegrotat (Latin) DENOMINAL OED EMOTIVITY OED emotive 2c ROSANILIN Stedman ONERATING OED onerate vb, also in Web1 under onerate SYDELYNGE OED sideling
I walk onto it in trust, as she walks to the previously scentless flower it is different now.
Squash, broadheaded, and scentless plant bugs of Virginia (Hemiptera: Coreoidea: Coreidae, Alydidae, Rhopalidae).
Aaron requires scentless detergent--his skin is sensitive--and it adds to the stale air in his room.
In the interest of sharing information, he told attendees that the invasive plant, scentless chamomile, is a widespread problem in Alberta and advised that measures be taken to prevent this weed from becoming established in the United States.
The flowers - Common Mallow, Scentless Mayweed, Thistle, Forget-me-Not, Primrose and Common Red Poppy - also appear on the trust's 2003 calendar, where they are accompanied by a touching tribute: 'Les Childs: True friend, wonderful man and very talented Smethwick artist.
Some oreganos are mild, almost scentless, and not great for cooking, while others are pungent and flavorful.
Seeds of fragrant varieties as well as old fashioned scentless varieties.
4) As an alternative to her composite theory, Haynes points out that Faulkner may well have known that modern flowering verbena is scentless as a result of hybridization and that the verbena Drusilla would have picked from the Civil War battlefields would have had an odor, perhaps even a strong one, depending upon the specific variety (p.
no more a scentless flower, By approving Heaven's high power, Suddenly my leaves exhale Fragrance of the Syrian gale.