Definition of 'aromatic'
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It takes its name from the aromatic smell of the foliage. THE EARTH: An Intimate History (2004)What herbs and aromatic oils do you recommend? Times, Sunday Times (2014)The gentle flavour of leeks is easily taken in different directions with soft and aromatic herbs. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The oil is better obtained from one of the aromatic oil companies. The Natural Beauty Book - cruelty-free cosmetics to make at home (1991)Sprinkle in the parsley and chosen aromatic oil. The Sun (2014)They also smell quite aromatic when burnt - much more so than cakes. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Streets remain white, tight and aromatic with cooking smells. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Everything comes in white muslin bags, and products feature aromatic oils. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It is an aromatic plant, and before hops were introduced in brewing it was used to flavour ale. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This garden will really benefit from some sunny spells during show week, as it is packed full of interesting aromatic plants. Times, Sunday Times (2015)But it was the pungent, aromatic smell coming from the property that made the neighbours in the quiet suburban terrace increasingly suspicious. The Sun (2012)It should also be remembered that when essential oils are blended together their aromatic life span is altered, depending on the mixture. Practical Aromatherapy (1987)It was mind-blowing, with aromatic herbs and wonderful citrus flavours. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The crust is crunchy and flavoursome, containing up to 200 aromatic compounds. The Sun (2014)Tip the remaining marinade into the frying pan and sauté for 5 minutes until it smells deliciously aromatic, then add to the meat. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Between the kitchen garden and the church, there is also the herb garden, growing the aromatic and medicinal herbs considered essential by our ancestors. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Grab the chance: plant yourself something aromatic and delicious, and you can be reaping the rewards in your kitchen in a very short time indeed. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'aromatic'
British English: aromatic ADJECTIVE
An aromatic plant or food has a strong, pleasant smell of herbs or spices.
...an evergreen shrub with deep green, aromatic leaves.
Definition of aromatic from the Collins English Dictionary
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