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savour

verb [T] UK (US savor) uk   /ˈseɪ.vər/  us   /-vɚ/
to enjoy food or an experience slowly, in order to enjoy it as much as possible: It was the first chocolate he'd tasted for over a year, so he savoured every mouthful.
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savour

noun [S or U] UK literary (US savor) uk   /ˈseɪ.vər/  us   /-vɚ/
pleasure and interest: She felt that life had lost most of its savour. a smell or taste, especially a pleasant one
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