off-odor

noun

: an odor that is not natural or up to standard owing to deterioration or contamination
the butter smelled of fish and other off-odors

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“Off-odor.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/off-odor. Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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