graveolent

adjective
gra·​ve·​o·​lent | \ grəˈvēələnt \

Definition of graveolent

: having a rank smell

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History and Etymology for graveolent

Latin graveolent-, graveolens, from gravis heavy + olent-, olens, present participle of olēre to smell

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“Graveolent.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/graveolent. Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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