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eau de parfum

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noun eau de par·fum \-ˌpär-ˈfaⁿ\

Definition of eau de parfum

plural

eaux de parfum

also

eau de parfums

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eaux de parfums

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



Origin and Etymology of eau de parfum

French, literally, perfume water


First Known Use: 1949


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