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musk

noun [U] uk   us   /mʌsk/
a substance with a strong sweet smell, used in making perfumes
musky
adjective uk   us   /ˈmʌs.ki/
Her skin had a warm musky odour.
Translations of “musk”
in Chinese (Traditional) 麝香, 人造麝香…
in Chinese (Simplified) 麝香, 人造麝香…
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