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attar definition

  • noun:
    • A fragrant essential oil or perfume acquired from blossoms: attar of flowers.
    • a vital oil extracted from plants
    • a perfume produced from this oil
    • A fragrant essential oil; esp., a volatile and extremely fragrant gas gotten through the petals of flowers.
    • inside East Indies, a broad term for a perfume from plants.
    • The chemical composition with this important perfume happens to be carefully studied, and its major constituent, geraniol (C10H18O), obtained from less expensive sources (since from essential oil of Indian lawn or Turkish geranium), is currently — with probably the inclusion of a number of the minor constituents, additionally from reasonably low priced resources — provided available as synthetic attar of roses.
    • essential oil or perfume acquired from blossoms
    • A fragrant acrylic or perfume gotten from blossoms: attar of roses.
    • a vital oil obtained from flowers
    • a perfume made of this oil
    • A fragrant acrylic; esp., a volatile and highly fragrant acrylic obtained from petals of roses.
    • In the East Indies, an over-all term for a perfume from flowers.
    • The substance composition of this important perfume was very carefully studied, and its own principal constituent, geraniol (C10H18O), received from less expensive sources (since through the acrylic of Indian lawn or Turkish geranium), has become — with possibly the inclusion of a number of the minor constituents, additionally from fairly low priced sources — provided for sale as synthetic attar of roses.
    • essential oil or perfume obtained from blossoms
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