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English definition of “musk”

musk

noun [U] uk   /mʌsk/ us  
a substance with a strong sweet smell, used in making perfumesToiletry and perfumes
musky
adjective uk   /ˈmʌs.ki/ us  
Her skin had a warm musky odour.Smells and smelling
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