graveolent

/ (ˈɡrævɪələnt) /

adjective

(of plants) having a strong fetid smell

Nearby words

  1. graven,
  2. graven image,
  3. gravenhage,
  4. gravenhage, 's,
  5. gravenstein,
  6. graver,
  7. graverobber,
  8. graves,
  9. graves' disease,
  10. graves, robert ranke

Word Origin for graveolent

C17: from Latin gravis heavy + olēre to smell

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