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scenting

verb
present participle of scent

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1 to fill or infuse with a pleasant odor or odor-releasing substance
  • fancy bars of soap scented with lavender

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2 to become aware of by means of the sense organs in the nose
  • the dog scented a rabbit and suddenly took off

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“Scenting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/scenting. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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