dearomatize

aromatize

[uh-roh-muh-tahyz]
verb (used with object), aromatized, aromatizing.
to make aromatic or fragrant.
Also, especially British, aromatise.


Origin:
1400–50; late Middle English (< Middle French) < Late Latin arōmatizāre < Greek arōmatízein to spice. See aroma, -ize

aromatizer, noun
dearomatize, verb (used with object), dearomatized, dearomatizing.
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aromatize or aromatise (əˈrəʊməˌtaɪz)
 
vb
1.  (tr) to make aromatic
2.  to convert (an aliphatic compound) to an aromatic compound
 
aromatise or aromatise
 
vb
 
aromati'zation or aromatise
 
n
 
aromati'sation or aromatise
 
n

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