fetor


fe·tor

noun \ˈfē-tər, ˈfē-ˌtr\

Definition of FETOR

:  a strong offensive smell :  stench

Origin of FETOR

Middle English fetoure, from Latin foetor, from foetēre
First Known Use: 15th century

fe·tor

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of FETOR

: a strong offensive smell

Variants of FETOR

fe·tor also foe·tor \ˈfēt-ər, ˈfē-ˌt(ə)r\

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