Definition of aroma
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The American-style coffee-cream ale is infused with Guatemala Antigua Kapeu coffee, light in color, with a coffee, milk chocolate and hazelnut aroma.
The researchers also identified 26 different volatile compounds—six of them unique to males—in paw sweat, indicating that bears may use aroma to determine the sex of previous ursine travelers.
A long tubular variety called Misto No. 2 slithering into the pan, then a thick layer of kefalotyri cheese, with an aroma that gives the kitchen of Holy Trinity/Saint Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church a promising tangy sharpness.
Zingy sauvignon blancs, especially those from New Zealand because just about every one of them packs a lot of flavor and aroma for the price.
This is a hugely useful and varied species of the genus Ocimum, varying in flavors and aromas.
WarPigs Salmon Pants Lager (5.3 percent) Grainy malt aromas mixed with floral, citrus and melon notes.
An initial fruitiness is followed by a bitter aftertaste that contrasts with tangerine and melon aromas.
The aroma is honeyed, slightly nutty and touched with vanilla.
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Origin and Etymology of aroma
Middle English aromat spice, from Anglo-French, from Latin aromat-, aroma, from Greek arōmat-, arōma
First Known Use: 1788See Words from the same year
Synonym Discussion of aroma
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Definition of aroma for Students
: a noticeable and pleasant smell
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