foetor

Definitions of foetor
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n a distinctive odor that is offensively unpleasant

Synonyms:
fetor, malodor, malodour, mephitis, reek, stench, stink
Types:
niff, pong
an unpleasant smell
Type of:
odor, odour, olfactory perception, olfactory sensation, smell
the sensation that results when olfactory receptors in the nose are stimulated by particular chemicals in gaseous form

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