Examples of odorous in a Sentence
Odorous cheeses need to be tightly wrapped.
Recent Examples of odorous from the Web
This is the poetry of a messy and hungry and odorous life.
Asturias makes Spain's favorite blue cheese, the spicy and odorous Cabrales.
His heinous and odorous excuse for Benghazi and the needless loss of four American lives should be laid at his doorstep.
Two key factors helped highlight the Aliso Canyon leak: One, the gas was stored at the end of the supply chain and contained mercaptans, the odorous additives used to make leak detection easier in homes.
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Synonym Discussion of odorous
ODOROUS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of odorous for English Language Learners
: having a strong smell
Medical Definition of odorous
: having an odor: asa: having a sweet or pleasant odorb: having a bad odor
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