osmatic

adjective
os·​matic | \ (ˈ)äz¦matik \
variants: or osmic \ ˈäzmik \

Definition of osmatic

: depending chiefly on the sense of smell for orientation the dog is a strongly osmatic animal — compare optic

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History and Etymology for osmatic

osmatic from osm- + -atic (as in aquatic); osmic from osm- + -ic

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“Osmatic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/osmatic. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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