sapor

sapor

[sey-per, -pawr]
noun
the quality in a substance that affects the sense of taste; savor; flavor.
Also, British, sapour.


Origin:
1470–80; < Latin; see savor

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sapor (ˈseɪpɔː, -pə)
 
n
rare the quality in a substance that is perceived by the sense of taste; flavour
 
[C15: from Latin: savour]
 
sapo'rific
 
adj
 
'saporous
 
adj

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