smellable

smell·able

English syllables. 2014.

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  • smellable — adjective That can be detected by smell …   Wiktionary

  • smellable — ləbəl adjective : capable of being smelled …   Useful english dictionary

  • smell — smellable, adj. smell less, adj. /smel/, v., smelled or smelt, smelling, n. v.t. 1. to perceive the odor or scent of through the nose by means of the olfactory nerves; inhale the odor of: I smell something burning. 2. to test by the sense of… …   Universalium

  • smell — noun 1》 the faculty of perceiving odours by means of the organs in the nose. 2》 a quality in something that is perceived by this faculty; an odour.     ↘an unpleasant odour. 3》 an act of inhaling in order to ascertain an odour. verb (past and… …   English new terms dictionary

  • smell — n. & v. n. 1 the faculty of perceiving odours or scents (has a fine sense of smell). 2 the quality in substances that is perceived by this (the smell of thyme; this rose has no smell). 3 an unpleasant odour. 4 the act of inhaling to ascertain… …   Useful english dictionary

  • smell|a|bil|i|ty — «SMEHL uh BIHL uh tee», noun. the quality or condition of being smellable …   Useful english dictionary

  • smell|a|ble — «SMEHL buhl», adjective. that can be smelled: »To be smellable, a substance must be soluble in fat or water preferably both (Scientific American) …   Useful english dictionary

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