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[par-fœn] /parˈfœ̃/
noun, French.
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Historical Examples
  • I am sure it was in my hand when we left Braxome, for I remember sniffing "parfum d'Arabie" in the carriage.

    The Letters of her Mother to Elizabeth W. R. H. (William Rutherford Hayes) Trowbridge
  • He has come across a fluid among the chemicals labelled “parfum du Paradis.”

    Happy-Thought Hall F. C. Burnand
Contemporary definitions for parfum

perfume, scent

Word Origin

French 'perfume' or 'flavor''s 21st Century Lexicon
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