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English definition of “perfume”

perfume

noun uk   /ˈpɜː.fjuːm/ us    /pɝːˈfjuːm/
A2 [C or U] a liquid with a pleasant smell, usually made from oils taken from flowers or spices and often used on the skin: What perfume are you wearing? She adores French perfume. [U] a pleasant natural smell: The perfume of the roses filled the room.
perfume
verb [T] uk   /ˈpɜː.fjuːm/ us    /ˈpɝː-/
In the evening, the flowers perfume the air.
(Definition of perfume from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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