eau de parfum

eau de par·fum

noun \-ˌpär-ˈfaⁿ\
plural eaux de parfum also eau de par·fums \-ˌpär-ˈfaⁿ(z)\ or eaux de parfums

Definition of EAU DE PARFUM

:  a perfumed liquid containing a percentage of fragrant oils that is lower than that in perfume but greater than that in eau de toilette


French, literally, perfume water
First Known Use: 1949


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