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Petrichor: The smell after rainfall
/rɪˈsɜrtʃ ɪnˌtɛn sɪv/
focusing financial and other resources on research and development as opposed to capital and labor; noting or pertaining to a high ratio of expenditure on research in relation to the value of net output.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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