Definition of malodour in English:

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malodour

Pronunciation: /malˈəʊdə/

noun

A very unpleasant smell: in most cases, the malodour is obvious to the sufferer
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  • We can detect malodours if we smell dental floss or woodsticks that have been used to clean between our teeth.
  • If the malodour is due to systemic diseases like pharyngitis or bronchitis the concerned specialist should treat it.
  • If someone smells bad, you'll have to decide whether he can control his malodour.
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