noun, plural fra·gran·cies.
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- fragrance strip,
- fragrant orchid,
- fragrant sumac,
Origin of fragrancy
First recorded in 1570–80
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Examples from the Web for fragrancy
Still the odor of his merits had left a fragrancy upon the recollection of the elder pupils.
Still the odour of his merits had left a fragrancy upon the recollection of the elder pupils.The Works of Charles and Mary Lamb|Charles Lamb