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Britishinformal an unpleasant smell
the American spelling of odour
a smell, especially one that is unpleasant
old-fashioned used for saying that something smells bad
the pleasant or unpleasant quality of something that you notice when you breathe in through your nose
an unpleasant smell
a very bad smell, especially of decay
informal a very strong unpleasant smell
a slight smell of something
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