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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fragrance  \Fra"grance\,  Fragrancy  \Fra"gran*cy\,  n.  [L. 
  fragrantia:  cf  OF  fragrance.] 
  The  quality  of  being  fragrant;  sweetness  of  smell;  a  sweet 
  smell;  a  pleasing  odor;  perfume. 
 
  Eve  separate  he  spies,  Veiled  in  a  cloud  of  fragrance. 
  --Milton. 
 
  The  goblet  crowned,  Breathed  aromatic  fragrancies 
  around  --Pope. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  fragrance 
  n  1:  a  distinctive  odor  that  is  pleasant  [syn:  {aroma},  {perfume}, 
  {scent}] 
  2:  a  pleasingly  sweet  olfactory  property  [syn:  {bouquet},  {redolence}, 
  {sweetness}] 




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