Definition of strong-smelling in English:

strong-smelling

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adjective

Having a powerful smell: strong-smelling cheeses
More example sentences
  • Increasingly homeowners are taking measures to deter unwelcome foxes, such as using strong-smelling repellents and devices that cause garden hoses to spray water when an animal approaches.
  • Formaldehyde is a colorless, strong-smelling gas.
  • Musk, a strong-smelling secretion produced by the glands of Asia's musk deer, has been used in perfumes and the traditional medicine of China and its neighbors for 5,000 years or more.

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