Definition of Olfactory property
1. Noun. Any property detected by the olfactory system.
Generic synonyms: Property
Specialized synonyms: Bouquet, Fragrance, Fragrancy, Redolence, Sweetness, Fetidness, Foulness, Malodorousness, Rankness, Stinkiness, Muskiness, Rancidness
Attributes: Odorous, Inodorous, Odorless, Odourless
Derivative terms: Aromatic, Aromatise, Aromatize, Odorize, Odorous, Odourise, Scent, Scent, Smell, Smell, Smelly
Lexicographical Neighbors of Olfactory Property
Literary usage of Olfactory property
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Secret Doctrine: The Synthesis of Science, Religion, and Philosophy by Helena Petrovna Blavatsky (1893)
"... that no substance possesses any inherent gustatory property or any olfactory property—that taste and odour are simply sensations caused by vibrations; ..."