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1

smell

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verb \ˈsmel\

Medical Definition of smell

smelled \ˈsmeld\play or smelt \ˈsmelt\play ; smelling

  1. transitive verb

  2. :  to perceive the odor or scent of through stimuli affecting the olfactory nerves :  get the odor or scent of with the nose

  3. intransitive verb

  4. :  to exercise the sense of smell




2

smell

noun

Medical Definition of smell

  1. 1:  the property of a thing that affects the olfactory organs :  odor

  2. 2:  the special sense concerned with the perception of odor





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