Definition of aromatic adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌærəˈmætɪk//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌærəˈmætɪk//
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having a pleasant noticeable smell synonym fragrant aromatic oils/herbs The plant is strongly aromatic. Word Origin late Middle English: via Old French from late Latin aromaticus, from Greek arōmatikos, from arōma ‘spice’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: aromatic