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Definitions of scent:

part of speech: noun

Odor: sense of smell: chase followed by the scent: course of pursuit.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To hunt animals by the sense of smell.

part of speech: verb

To perceive by the olfactory nerves; to smell; to perfume.

part of speech: verb transitive

Smell; hence, to get a hint or intimation of; as, to scent trouble; perfume.

part of speech: verb transitive

To discern by the sense of smell: to perfume.

part of speech: noun

That which proceeds from a body and affects the olfactory nerves; smell, good or bad; perfume; odour; course of pursuit; track.

part of speech: noun

Odor; sense of smell; the odor which an animal leaves as it moves; hence, a track followed by means of this odor; a perfume.

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