Definition of 'rancid'
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Excessive natural oils in the fur will smell rancid over time. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Avoid eating them if there is a rancid smell or a strong "burning" taste. Stay Well This Winter (1989)It goes rancid quickly and should be used within a year of pressing. Collins Traveller-Tuscany and Florence (1993)When you take the stopper out, you can smell rancid olive oil. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Cooking oils: will delay them going rancid. Times, Sunday Times (2013)On their own they have smells ranging from apples, bananas and herbs to onions and rancid butter. The Sun (2016)I became an avid cleaner overnight after finding icebergs of rancid milk in the sink. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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