osphresiology

SYN: osmology (1). [osphresio- + G. logos, study]

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os·phre·si·ol·o·gy äs-.frē-zē-'äl-ə-jē n, pl -gies the study of odors and the sense of smell

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os·phre·si·ol·o·gy (os″fre-ze-olґə-je) olfactology.

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