cacosmia

[ kă-kŏsmē-ə, -kŏz- ]

n.

The imagining of unpleasant odors, particularly putrefactive odors.

Nearby words

  1. calculatory,
  2. calculosis,
  3. calculous,
  4. calculus,
  5. calculus of finite differences,
  6. calcutta,
  7. calcutta cup,
  8. caldarium,
  9. caldecott award,
  10. calder


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