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sapid

[sap-id] /ˈsæp ɪd/
adjective
1.
having taste or flavor.
2.
agreeable to the taste; palatable.
3.
agreeable, as to the mind; to one's liking.
Origin
1625-1635
1625-35; < Latin sapidus tasty; cf. sage
Related forms
sapidity, sapidness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for sapid

sapid

/ˈsæpɪd/
adjective
1.
having a pleasant taste
2.
agreeable or engaging
Derived Forms
sapidity (səˈpɪdɪtɪ), sapidness, noun
Word Origin
C17: from Latin sapidus, from sapere to taste
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Word Origin and History for sapid
adj.

1630s, from Latin sapidus "savory, having a taste," from sapere (see sapient). Its opposite is insipid.

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