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smell

(Science: physiology)

1. The sense or faculty by which certain qualities of bodies are perceived through the instrumentally of the olfactory nerves. See Sense.

2. The quality of any thing or substance, or emanation therefrom, which affects the olfactory organs; odour; scent; fragrance; perfume; as, the smell of mint. Breathing the smell of field and grove. (milton) That which, above all others, yields the sweetest smell in the air, is the violent. (bacon)

Synonym: scent, odour, perfume, fragrance.

Origin: OE. Smel, smil, smul, smeol. See Smell.


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Re: Sound and how the brain reacts to it

... our Ministerer. He is the Healer and so noises around us that come from Him are healing. Like the sounds you mentioned and I mentioned. There are smells, sights that are ministering and can induce sleep as well because it's from God. With me it's always horses; watching them on videos I've taped ...

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by Jesusisworthy12
Mon Aug 06, 2012 5:00 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sound and how the brain reacts to it
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any clues what this is, please?

friend found this on the beach here in Australia. It smells fishy - literally. it's light and seems hollow. any clues?

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by fishwish
Tue Jun 12, 2012 10:51 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: any clues what this is, please?
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Do the simplest bacteria have ribosomes and helicase?

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by dustman
Sat May 26, 2012 11:04 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Do the simplest bacteria have ribosomes and helicase?
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by christianstrategies
Sun Feb 05, 2012 6:09 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Any SOLID arguments against evolution?
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Re: Any SOLID arguments against evolution?

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by christianstrategies
Thu Jan 12, 2012 3:40 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Any SOLID arguments against evolution?
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