- the quality in a substance that affects the sense of taste; savor; flavor.
Also British, sa·pour.
Origin of sapor
From Latin, dating back to 1470–80; see origin at savor
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- rare the quality in a substance that is perceived by the sense of taste; flavour
C15: from Latin: savour