|1.||having a distinctive, usually fragrant smell|
|2.||Compare aliphatic (of an organic compound) having an unsaturated ring containing alternating double and single bonds, esp containing a benzene ring; exhibiting aromaticity|
|3.||something, such as a plant or drug, giving off a fragrant smell|
aromatic ar·o·mat·ic (ār'ə-māt'ĭk)
Having an agreeable, somewhat pungent, spicy odor.
Of, relating to, or containing one or more six-carbon rings characteristic of the benzene series and related organic groups.