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ŏdōrĭfer , ĕra, ĕrum, adj. odor-fero,
I.bringing or spreading odors, fragrant, odoriferous (poet. and in post-Aug. prose).
I. Lit.: “panacea,Verg. A. 12, 419: “flores,Sil. 16, 309.—
B. Producing perfumes or spices: “gens odorifera, i. e. Persae,Ov. M. 4, 209: “Arabia,Plin. 5, 11, 12, § 65.—
II. Prop., sweet, flattering, precious: “non habemus ista odorifera,Sen. Ep. 33, 2: “fructus sanctae religionis,Ambros. Spirit. Sanct. 2, 5, 40.
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