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osmophore

noun os·mo·phore \ ˈäz-mə-ˌfȯ(ə)r \

medical Definition of osmophore

:a group (as an aldehyde group) to whose presence in a molecule the odor of a compound is attributed

osmophoric

play \ˌäz-mə-ˈfȯr-ik\ adjective

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