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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Aromatic  \Ar`o*mat"ic\,  Aromatical  \Ar`o*mat"ic*al\,  a.  [L. 
  aromaticus  Gr  ?:  cf  F.  aromatique  See  {Aroma}.] 
  Pertaining  to  or  containing,  aroma;  fragrant;  spicy; 
  strong-scented;  odoriferous;  as  aromatic  balsam. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Aromatic  \Ar`o*mat"ic\  ([a^]r`[-o]*m[a^]t"[i^]k),  n. 
  A  plant,  drug,  or  medicine,  characterized  by  a  fragrant 
  smell,  and  usually  by  a  warm,  pungent  taste,  as  ginger, 
  cinnamon,  spices. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  aromatic 
  adj  :  having  a  strong  distinctive  fragrance;  "the  pine  woods  were 
  more  redolent"-  Jean  Stafford  [syn:  {redolent}] 




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