I love the smell of the ocean.
She rose and approached, resting back on her heels in front of him, close enough for him to smell her musk and feel her heat.
Here I am, so close to the tipster I can smell her; or him.
I could smell coffee.
The smell of coffee brought Yancey back into the room a little later.
I could smell fresh muffins.
Yet, when the smell of bacon lured him to the kitchen, she found herself wishing he would address the subject.
From the alighting board, instead of the former spirituous fragrant smell of honey and venom, and the warm whiffs of crowded life, comes an odor of emptiness and decay mingling with the smell of honey.
Pierre had not eaten all day and the smell of the potatoes seemed extremely pleasant to him.
There was a smell of decaying leaves and of dog.
Dean instinctively sniffed the air for the smell of cordite but his nostrils picked up only the scent of alcohol.
She liked his smell, his warmth, his strength…even his snarkiness.
Oh, the sweet smell of—
"I love the way you smell," she murmured.
The smell of pancakes still hung in the air of the cozy kitchen.
Immediately upon stepping over the threshold, Jackson's sense of smell took over.
"Mmmm, you smell good," he said.
At one and the same moment came the sound of an explosion, a whistle of splinters as from a breaking window frame, a suffocating smell of powder, and Prince Andrew started to one side, raising his arm, and fell on his chest.
It's the smell thing.
The air was filled with the smell of sulfur and the sound of gunfire.
"I smell coffee," she said with a smile.
It was delightful to lose ourselves in the green hollows of that tangled wood in the late afternoon, and to smell the cool, delicious odours that came up from the earth at the close of day.
Walking a path that led to the pond, he found the distinct smell of human.
Perhaps I can get the smell out of that old dress.
She stood for a moment, trying to remember what the smell was.
Somewhere in the distance, a Meadowlark called, its melodic song adding sweetness to the smell of wild roses.
And why does it smell like the best hamburger earth can make?
She flung her arms around him, the sweet smell of innocence and softness of her body making him melt.
She sank into the luxurious seat, enjoying the smooth ride and the smell of leather.
Even in the days before my teacher came, I used to feel along the square stiff boxwood hedges, and, guided by the sense of smell would find the first violets and lilies.
As they approached the spring, the smell of rotting flesh was strong.
Well you smell delicious.
They used to hang in long festoons from our porch, filling the whole air with their fragrance, untainted by any earthy smell; and in the early morning, washed in the dew, they felt so soft, so pure, I could not help wondering if they did not resemble the asphodels of God's garden.
Intrigued by the new scents, she began opening bottles to smell them.
The bees do not fly in the same way, the smell and the sound that meet the beekeeper are not the same.
The candles were then extinguished and some spirit lighted, as Pierre knew by the smell, and he was told that he would now see the lesser light.
His sweet smell and the feel of his soft skin lingered in her senses after she.d carried him from the forest.
Like every deaf or blind person, Miss Keller depends on her sense of smell to an unusual degree.
"I thought bees were attracted to flowers by sight and smell," I said.
"I smell two demons, and blood," the demon said, raising his head to the wind.
A delicious smell mixing with giggles and laughter wafted from a sidewalk table where a group of young girls were peddling baked goodies.
She tried to turn away, but the smell filled her senses with inhuman hunger and desperation.
It doesn't smell as if it was cleaned or preserved.
He drooled at the smell, his gums and body aching for a taste.
"I have neither taste nor smell," he remarked, sniffing at his glass.
They smell like they spent years on the ground.
The sweet smell made her mouth water, and her stomach growled in anticipation.
The girl was close enough behind him to smell the dankness of his tangled locks.
You can still smell the lamp kerosene.
But a funny thing; the milk doesn't smell bad and everything still feels cold.
She wore no makeup but some alluring perfume made her smell like heaven.
There was a masculine odor and a smell of tobacco.
Directly Rostov entered the door he was enveloped by a smell of putrefaction and hospital air.
Natasha ran into the house and went on tiptoe through the half-open door into the sitting room, where there was a smell of vinegar and Hoffman's drops.
It'll smell like a whale died in here now, and I've only got three more Tahoes that survived the hurricane.
The whole courtyard was permeated by a strong peaceful smell of stable yards, delightful to Pierre at that moment.
After examining a rock for ants or other insects, she leaned against it, drawing in the clean smell of the forest.
I heard once that an Indian can smell cigarette smoke for six miles.
Dean was close enough that he could smell the musk of her freshly washed body as she took a deep breath and let out a long and resigned sigh.
So vividly did he recall that hospital stench of dead flesh that he looked round to see where the smell came from.
It certainly didn't smell like someone had painted it recently, and there were scuff marks, crayon, and dirt on the walls.
The pleasant odor of greasy viands mingled with the smell of smoke.
The doctor and valet lifted the cloak with which he was covered and, making wry faces at the noisome smell of mortifying flesh that came from the wound, began examining that dreadful place.
The masculine smell of him, the way his big hands caressed her cheek so softly... hands without calluses.
A part of her still longed for him, to smell him and feel his skin against hers.
"You always smell good," she murmured, pulling away.
He.d miss the smell and sight of his homeland and yearned already to stay here rather than return to his dark corner of the Immortal underworld!
A faint floral smell, however, it couldn't be perfume.
Her sense of smell is wonderful.
The sense of smell has fallen into disrepute, and a deaf person is reluctant to speak of it.
The smell of the food the Preobrazhenskis were eating and a sense of hunger recalled him from these reflections; he had to get something to eat before going away.
"Very well, I won't touch it," decided the kitten; "but you must keep it away from me, for the smell is very tempting."
"Away from the smell of powder, they probably think it easy to gain victories!" he thought.
They have a musk gland on top of their rump that produces a smell when they get upset.
It is an ambercoloured, fuming liquid possessing a very unpleasant irritating smell.
It is obtained as a yellowish coloured mass and can be sublimed in the form of needles which melt at 40° C. It possesses an unpleasant smell and its vapour is extremely poisonous.
He wiped his face, still able to smell the scent of his mate on his skin.
On entering a greenhouse her countenance becomes radiant, and she will tell the names of the flowers with which she is familiar, by the sense of smell alone.
In the entry there was a smell of fresh apples, and wolf and fox skins hung about.
In the village through which they passed there were red lights and a cheerful smell of smoke.
He slipped his arms under the cloak that covered her head, embraced her, pressed her to him, and kissed her on the lips that wore a mustache and had a smell of burnt cork.
The same old stateliness, the same cleanliness, the same stillness reigned there, and inside there was the same furniture, the same walls, sounds, and smell, and the same timid faces, only somewhat older.
But theirs,' he says, 'are white as paper and not so much smell as a whiff of gunpowder.'
Do you suppose they don't smell you coming so quickly?
It had a sweet smell.
I like to watch them move and listen to them - I even like the way they smell.
Is that apple pie I smell?
He smelled like a heady mix of male musk and something so faint and sweet, it made her want to press her face to the skin of his chest for a better smell.
The smell of his cologne was soothing.
She flipped open the notebook and buried her nose between the pages, breathing the fresh paper smell.
He put a tray of garlic bread into the oven and the pungent smell of warming cheese filled the room.
You smell nothing like a werewolf!
We don't smell like others.
She doesn't even smell like one.
She's a ruling wolf or something; doesn't smell like a dog.
He smelled her before seeing her, God, how can a werewolf smell so damn good.
We do not smell like other wolves for protection.
Jackson wondered, could I possibly smell as incredible to her as she does to me?
He could smell her, so raced toward her scent.
Carmen poured grain into the feeders and the smell of oats and honey brought a tidal wave of goats into the barn.
For a moment she lay her head on his chest, enjoying the smell of him and the feel of his hands on her back.
Gods, but he could smell her sweet scent! Her large eyes seemed to see right through him. He feared reaching out, in case she slid through his fingers like smoke. He'd lost her in life; he wasn't going to risk losing her in his dreams. He could imagine closing the distance between them, sweeping her up into his arms, and making love to her on the beach.
Birds sang in the mature trees that ringed the deck and there was a country smell of spring.
He disliked her smoking and the stale smell that always surrounded her like a bar room musk.
The room had a musty closed-up smell and looked like a thousand other motel rooms in a thousand other cities.
The chemical smell suggested they were going in the right direction.
And there was a smell of cigarette smoke, a definite no-no, one of the few points on which he and the old man agreed.
Fred spent most of Sunday in his room either reading or playing with his notes until Dean had enticed him out by the smell of two steaks slapped on the outside grill.
Not bad for a buck seventy-five, mothball smell and all.
But in spite of a quantum measure of misery, it was a holiday weekend, the day was beautiful, as Dean discerned as soon as he managed to pry his eyes open and inhale the smell of Fred's coffee.
He could smell her sweetness in the night air and her breath was only inches from him.
Had anyone else been that close, she would have felt her space was being invaded, but in this case the smell of his cologne and his close proximity increased her pulse.
The smell of alfalfa came from a stack of hay in the corner.
The smell of Italian seasoning greeted them and she glanced up at him.
The faint smell of his cologne was disturbing and she stepped back.
The faint smell of disinfectant soap was washed away by expensive cologne.
That was the way it started, but the warmth of his body, the smell of his cologne and the feel of his muscular back begged her to linger.
When it started to smell good, Alex abandoned his chair and came into the kitchen.
I guess that would explain the smell.
The smell of burning food broke into her thoughts.
The kitchen would smell of good food and her soft neck would be as fragrant as spring flowers.
She'd be setting the table by now and the kitchen would smell of freshly fried chicken and peach cobbler.
It had the stale smell of an abandoned building.
She could smell both on him.
I love the way you smell when you've worked out.
The sagging bed, moldy smell, and cracked window did nothing to settle her nerves.
She could smell the sea; they were probably somewhere in the destroyed city.
The sounds and scents of battle were thick in the air, from clanging of metal to cries of the injured to the smell of heated bodies.
She breathed deeply of his spicy, virile smell, comforted by it.
He breathed deeply, more interested in detecting the faint smell of the warlord.
Memon stopped close enough for her to smell the rot on his breath.
He breathed deeply of the early summer air and closed his eyes, enjoying the smell of the horse and sound of creaking leather.
The smell of alfalfa and leather soothed her nerves.
In his arms, with his warm breath on her cheek and the smell of his cologne surrounding them, it was actually an exciting experience.
The acrid smell of cigarette ashes burned her nose and brought tears to her eyes.
It yellows their teeth, makes their breath smell like a trash can, and ruins their health.
The room was stuffy and the smell of cigarette smoke still lingered.
The acrid smell of sulfur surfed a breeze and burned her nose.
In a few minutes she her ride would be here and she wouldn't have to smell the stuff for four weeks.
A gust of wind delivered the smell of raindrops on parched soil.
He was able to see, hear, smell and predict the actions of those around him.
This woman's blood didn't smell like any blood Xander had drunk.
The smell of blood is in the air.
The scent of pine trees disappeared, replaced by the overpowering smell of cleaning solution.
Or hear her or smell her or sense her, unless she's standing within three feet of me, Xander said in irritation.
No one could sense her, but he would be able to smell her blood.
Their selection for a particular purpose depends upon some special quality which they possess; thus for brewing certain essentials are demanded as regards stability, clarification, taste and smell; whereas, in distilleries, the production of alcohol and a high multiplying power in the yeast are required.
Pyrimidine, C4H4N2, itself is a water-soluble base which melts at 21° C. and possesses a narcotic smell.
By the action of zinc methyl on ethyl borate, in the requisite proportions, boron trimethyl is obtained, thus :-2B(OC2H5)2+ 6Zn(CH 3) 2 =2B(CH 3) 3 +6Zn< OC2H5 as a colourless spontaneously inflammable gas of unbearable smell.
Sulphur is present to the extent of more than i %, whence the smell of suiphuretted hydrogen when the resin is heated.
It has a characteristic smell, and a biting taste; it is poisonous, and acts as a powerful antiseptic. It dissolves in water, 15 parts of water dissolving about one part of phenol at 16-17° C., but it is miscible in all proportions at about 70° C.; it is volatile in steam, and is readily soluble in alcohol, ether, benzene, carbon bisulphide, chloroform and glacial acetic acid.
It is a colourless liquid, which possesses a very disagreeable smell, and boils at 168° C.
The olfactory organ is poorly developed, and it is still a question whether birds possess much power of smell; many are certainly devoid of it.
16); so the offerings sent by the Philippians to Paul when a prisoner at Rome are "an odour of a sweet smell, a sacrifice acceptable, well pleasing to God" (Phil.
Fielde show that an ant follows her own old track by a scent exercised by the tenth segment of the feeler, recognizes other inmates of her nest by a sense of smell resident in the eleventh segment, is guided to the eggs, maggots and pupae, which she has to tend, by sensation through the eighth and ninth segments, and appreciates the general smell of the nest itself by means of organs in the twelfth segment.
"If only I could smell the tannery once more," said he to his companion, "I should feel well."
The minute structure of the epithelium which clothes it, as well as the origin of the nerve which is distributed to the parabranchia, proves it to be the same organ which is found universally in molluscs at the base of each gill-plume, and tests the indrawn current of water by the sense of ?,g smell.
B, Section through compound eye (after Miall and Denny); C, organs of smell in cockchafer; (after Kraepelin); D, a, b, sensory pits on cercopods of golden-eye fly; c, sensory pit on palp of stone-fly (after Packard); E, sensory hair (after Miall and Denny); F, ear of long-horned grasshopper; a, Front shin showing outer opening and air-tube; b, section (after Graber); G, ear of locust from within (after Graber).
Soaps give an alkaline reaction and have a decided acrid taste; in a pure condition - a state never reached in practice - they have neither smell nor colour.
The manufacturer of toilet soap generally takes care to present his wares in convenient form and of agreeable appearance and smell; the more weighty duty of having them free from uncombined alkali is in many cases entirely overlooked.
The crude product is very impure and possesses an offensive smell; it may be purified by forcing a fine spray of lime water through the liquid until the escaping water is quite clear, the washed bisulphide being then mixed with a little colourless oil and distilled at a low temperature.
Its vapour possesses a characteristic smell, somewhat resembling that of ozone.
In the following year he discovered rhodium; and at about the same time Smithson Tennant added two more to the list - iridium and osmium; the former was so named from the changing tints of its oxides (ipcs, rainbow), and the latter from the odour of its oxide (ovµA, smell).
N"Ecv, to smell) observed in 1785 by Martin van Marum to be formed by the action of a silent electric discharge on the oxygen of the air; he showed it to be an allotropic modification of oxygen, a view subsequently confirmed by Marignac, Andrews and Soret.
Sulphur dioxide, recognized by its smell and acid reaction, results from the ignition of certain sulphites, sulphates, or a mixture of a sulphate with a sulphide.
It is a feebly basic, colourless liquid which boils at 130° C., and possesses a smell resembling that of chloroform.
It forms rhombic prisms or plates which melt at 25° and boil at 83°, and has a spiritous smell, resembling that of camphor.
They hunt entirely by sight, the sense of smell being defective.
These are large dogs, hunting by smell, with massive structure, large drooping ears, and usually smooth coats, without fringes of hair on the ears, limbs or tail.
The peculiar musky odour was perceived from a distance of a hundred yards; but according to Professor Nathoist there was no musky taste or smell in the flesh if the carcase were cleaned immediately the animals were killed.
It possesses an extremely pungent smell, and its vapour is extremely irritating to the eyes.
The proteids should be as far as possible removed during the preparation of the rubber, as these substances are chiefly responsible for the objectionable smell and colour of " native " rubbers, and their presence leads to subsequent change in the commercial material.
terminating the short annual shoot which bears a whorl of four or more leaves below the flower; in this and in some species of the nearly allied genus Trillium (chiefly temperate North America) the flowers have a fetid smell, which together with the dark purple of the ovary and stigmas and frequently also of the stamens and petals, attracts carrion-loving flies, which alight on the stigma and then climb the anthers and become dusted with pollen; the pollen is then carried to the stigmas of another flower.
The lower members of the series are neutral liquids possessing a characteristic smell; they are soluble in water and are readily volatile (formaldehyde, however, is a gas at ordinary temperatures).
As the carbon content of the molecule increases, they become less soluble in water, and their smell becomes less marked with the increase in boiling point, the highest members of the series being odourless solids, which can only be distilled without decomposition invacuo.
It is prepared by oxidizing ethyl alcohol with dilute sulphuric acid and potassium bichromate, and is a colourless liquid of boiling point 20ï¿½8° C., possessing a peculiar characteristic smell.
It is a colourless liquid, with a very pungent smell, and attacks the mucous membrane very rapidly.
They exhibit an intense blue colour when in the liquid condition or dissolved in alkali and possess a very sharp smell.
The flowers are hermaphrodite and regular, with the same number and arrangement of parts as in the order Liliaceae, from which they differ in the inconspicuous membranous character of the perianth, the absence of honey or smell, and the brushlike stigmas with long papillae-adaptations to wind-pollination as contrasted with the methods of pollination by insect agency, which characterize the Liliaceae.
13) gives distinct expression to his sense of the needlessness of any such ritual ("the Creator and Father of the universe does not require blood, nor smoke, nor even the sweet smell of flowers and incense"); and Arnobius (Adv.
That in this portion of their ritual, however, the Christians of that period were not universally conscious of its direct descent from Mosaic institutions may be inferred perhaps from the "benediction of the incense" used in the days of Charlemagne, which runs as follows: "May the Lord bless this incense to the extinction of every noxious smell, and kindle it to the odour of its sweetness."
It is a colourless, strongly fuming gas which has a suffocating smell.
Primary amines when heated with alcoholic potash and chloroform yield isonitriles, which are readily detected by their offensive smell.
At ordinary temperatures it is a gas, but may be condensed to a liquid which boils at - 6° C. It has a strong ammoniacal smell, burns readily and is exceedingly soluble in water.
It is a heavy vapour which condenses at 7° C. to a liquid, having a pronounced fish-like smell.
The simple distillation of sea-water, and the production thereby of a certain proportion of chemically fresh water, is a very simple problem; but it is found that water which is merely evaporated and recondensed has a very disagreeable flat taste, and it is only after long exposure to pure atmospheric air, with continued agitation, or repeated pouring from one vessel to another, that it becomes sufficiently aerated to lose its unpleasant taste and smell and become drinkable.
When barely two years old she was deprived of sight, smell and hearing, by an attack of scarlet fever.
I have noticed that they appear to be able to smell whether or not a worm is contained in the closed hand to which they swim, for they desisted from their efforts if an empty fist was offered."
The insects visit the plant in large numbers, attracted by the foetid smell, and act as carriers of the pollen from one spathe to another.
The bath is used at 65° to 70° C. (150° to 158° F.), and if free chlorine be evolved, which is known at once by its pungent smell, the temperature is raised, or more acid is added, to promote the solubility of the gold.
Sodium in boiling amyl alcohol reduces it to aromatic tetrahydro-a-naphthylamine, a substance having the properties of an aromatic amine, for it can be diazotized and does not possess an ammoniacal smell.
When it has a very strong and penetrating odour, but when it is thoroughly purified from sulphuretted and phosphuretted hydrogen, which are invariably present with it in minute traces, this extremely pungent odour disappears, and the pure gas has a not unpleasant ethereal smell.
A faint smell of acetylene may be perceived during the oxidation in moist air; this is probably due to traces of calcium carbide.
Ammonia is a colourless gas possessing a characteristic pungent smell and a strongly alkaline reaction; it is lighter than air, its specific gravity being oï¿½589 (air =1).
It possesses a strong ammoniacal smell, and on digestion with alcohol the carbamate is dissolved and a residue of ammonium bicarbonate is left; a similar decomposition taking place when the sesquicarbonate is exposed to air.
Ammonium bicarbonate, NH 4 ï¿½HCO 3, is formed as shown above and also by passing carbon dioxide through a solution of the normal compound, when it is deposited as a white powder, which has no smell and is only slightly soluble in water.
Larger quantities can be detected by warming the salts with a caustic alkali or with quicklime, when the characteristic smell of ammonia will be at once apparent.
Fluorine is a pale greenish-yellow gas with a very sharp smell; its specific gravity is 1.265.
He could neither eat, nor bear the smell of, fish.
Nauseous flowers, dull and yellowish and dark purple in colour and often spotted, with a smell attractive to carrion flies and dung flies, e.g.
At ordinary temperatures it is a colourless gas, possessing a penetrating and suffocating smell.
It is a colourless gas, possessing a faint pungent smell and a slightly acid taste.
It is a colourless gas, possessing an unpleasant pungent smell.
The orthoquinones more resemble the a-diketones; they are crystalline solids of a red or yellow colour, but differ from the paraquinones in being devoid of smell and not volatile in a current of steam.
About the same time he showed by a wonderful series of experiments that the colouring matter of Prussian blue could not be produced without the presence Of a substance of the nature of an acid, to which the name of prussic acid was ultimately given; and he described the composition, properties and compounds of this body, and even ascertained its smell and taste, quite unaware of its poisonous character.
They are possibly organs of external taste (smell) as well as of touch.
Iodine possesses a characteristic penetrating smell, not so pungent, however, as that of chlorine or bromine.
Although hypoiodous acid is not known, it is extremely probable that on adding iodine or iodine monochloride to a dilute solution of a caustic alkali, hypoiodites are formed, the solution obtained having a characteristic smell of iodoform, and being of a pale yellow colour.
Anhydrous acetic acid - glacial acetic acid - is a leafy crystalline mass melting at 16.7° C., and possessing an exceedingly pungent smell.
The free acid is a colourless liquid with a smell resembling bitter almonds; it boils at 26.1° C., and may be solidified, in which condition it melts at -14° C. It burns with a blue flame,.
They possess an exceedingly unpleasant smell and are poisonous.
In the Cistercian monasteries, to keep the noise and smell of dinner still farther away from the sacred building, the refectory was built north and south, at right angles to the axis of the church.
by the smell of the dumplings which the farmer and his family were eating for dinner, that he insisted on having one.
It is an oil, possessing a smell like that of butyric acid.
Although thus highly poisonous, the bean has nothing in external aspect, taste or smell to distinguish it from any harmless leguminous seed, and very disastrous effects have resulted from its being incautiously left in the way of children.
Whether it is guided as much by touch as by smell I cannot safely say; but it appears to me that both senses are used in the action.
It was this sermon that determined his friend Thomas Bilney to go to Latimer's study, and ask him " for God's sake to hear his confession," the result being that " from that time forward he began to smell the word of God, and forsook the school doctors and such fooleries."
289), who admittedly had it from Waterton, and stated that it was "an admirable contrivance of nature to increase the delicacy of the organ of smell;" but R.
CHLOROFORM (trichlor-methane), CHC1 3, a valuable anaesthetic, a colourless liquid, possessing an agreeable smell and a pleasant taste.
Chloroform may be readily detected by the production of an isonitrile when it is heated with alcoholic potash and a primary amine; thus with aniline, phenyl isocyanide (recognized by its nauseating smell) is produced, CHC13+C6H5NH2+3KHO=C6H5NC+3KC1+3H20.
Diacetyl, CH 3 CO CO CH 31 isa yellowish green liquid,which boilsat 87-88°C., and possesses a pungent smell.
The substance of the fungus is dry and opaque with a peculiar smell suggesting ripe apricots or plums. The flesh is whitish tinged with yellow.
It has a characteristic smell, and is very volatile, distilling readily in a current of steam.
It crystallizes in red needles, which melt at 115° C; it has no smell and is non-volatile (cf.
Chamois are exceedingly shy; and their senses, especially those of sight and smell, very acute.
Newly pressed rape oil has a dark sherry colour with, at first, scarcely any perceptible smell; but after resting a short time the oil deposits an abundant mucilaginous slime, and by taking up oxygen it acquires a peculiar disagreeable odour and an acrid taste.
It is a colourless liquid, with a faint aromatic smell, and boils at 206° C. On oxidation with nitric acid it is converted into benzaldehyde, whilst chromic acid oxidizes it to benzoic acid.
The acid is an oily liquid of unpleasant smell, and solidifies at - 19° C.; it boils at 162.3° C., and has a specific gravity of o 9746 (o° C.).
It is a liquid of somewhat unpleasant smell, boiling at 155.5° C. Its specific gravity is o 9697 (0°).
The period of the hot winds, called the khamsin, that is, the fifties, is calculated from the day after the Coptic Easter, and terminates on the day of Pentecost, and the Moslems observe the Wednesday preceding this period, called Jobs Wednesday, as well as its first day, when many go into the country from Cairo, to smell the air.
Fusel, bad spirits), the name applied to the volatile oily liquids, of a nauseous fiery taste and smell, which are obtained in the rectification of spirituous liquors made by the fermentation of grain, potatoes, the marc of grapes, and other material, and which, as they are of higher boiling point than ethyl alcohol, occur in largest quantity in the last portions of the distillate.
It is a colourless liquid of very unpleasant smell, which boils at 198° C., and solidifies in a freezing mixture, the crystals obtained melting at -1° C. It shows all the characteristic properties of an acid chloride.
A strong growth of the fungus gives the appearance of mildew on the wood, and produces an unpleasant musty smell.
It is a yellowish liquid possessing a strong smell of oil of bitter almonds.
From an evidential point of view the apparition is the most valuable class of death-warning, inasmuch as recognition is more difficult in the case of an auditory hallucination, even where it takes the form of spoken words; moreover, auditory hallucinations coinciding with deaths may be mere knocks, ringing of bells, &c.; tactile hallucinations are still more difficult of recognition; and the hallucinations of smell which are sometimes found as death-warnings rarely have anything to associate them specially with the dead person.
Chlorine is a gas of a greenish-yellow colour, and possesses a characteristic unpleasant and suffocating smell.
It is a heavy gas of a deep yellow colour and possesses an unpleasant smell.
Commercial linseed oil has a peculiar, rather disagreeable sharp taste and smell; its specific gravity is given as varying from 0.928 to 0.953, and it solidifies at about - 27°.
Except by smell, by change of specific gravity, and by deterioration of drying properties, these adulterations are difficult to detect.
It may be of use as an organ of smell.
The grain is elongate and of a reddish colour, but it has a sweet smell and very pleasant taste.
They are strong bases characterized by a quinoline-like smell.
1908, 41, P 594): At ordinary temperatures it is a gas, but it may be condensed to a liquid and finally solidified, the solid melting at -151 ° C. It is characterized by its penetrating smell.
The mineral waters of Buxton, which have neither taste nor smell, are among the most noted in England, and are particularly efficacious in cases of rheumatism and gout.
It is a poisonous colourless gas, with a characteristic offensive smell.
It is a nearly colourless fuming liquid of unpleasant smell, which can be solidified to a mass of crystals melting at-6° C. It dissociates into the trichloride and chlorine when heated.
This position gives full scope for the senses of sight, hearing and smell to warn of the approach of enemies.
Having the same Greek origin are the scientific words "empyreuma" and "empyreumatic," applied to the characteristic smell of burning or charring vegetable or animal matter.
It is said to be pure and limpid, free from any disagreeable taste or smell, and capable of being kept for a year without turning rancid.
Acetone is a colourless mobile liquid of pleasant smell, boiling at 56.53°C., and has a specific gravity 0.819 (0 deg.
Another modification of sensory setae is supposed to be associated with the sense of smell.
It is a liquid which boils at 105-106° C., and possesses an ammoniacal smell.
Elionurus, a widespread savanna grass in tropical and subtropical America, and also in the tropics of the old world, is rejected by cattle probably on account of its aromatic character, the spikelets having a strong balsam-like smell.
It burns with a blue flame when heated in the air or in oxygen, at the same time giving a characteristic smell of rotten horseradish, a reaction which serves for the recognition of the element.
It is a colourless gas which possesses a characteristic smell, more unpleasant than sulphuretted hydrogen.
BROMINE (symbol Br, atomic weight 79-96), a chemical element of the halogen group, which takes its name from its pungent unpleasant smell (0pW,uos, a stench).
It is a colourless, extremely poisonous gas, possessing a characteristic offensive smell, resembling that of rotting fish.
It has a sharp burning taste and a penetrating smell, and acts as a violent poison.
At best it has a rank fishy odour, and the darker the colour the more disagreeable the smell.
Quinoline is a colourless liquid with a smell resembling that of pyridine.
This, tainting the herbage or stones over which the animal walks, affords the means by which, through the powerfully developed sense of smell, the neighbourhood of other individuals of the species is recognized.
If one were to ask him what the substance is in which this colour and that taste or smell inhere, " he would find himself in a difficulty like that of the Indian, who, after saying that the world rested on an elephant, and the elephant on a broad-backed tortoise, could only suppose the tortoise to rest on ` Something, I know not what.'
The drug is excreted partly by the bronchi - which it tends to disinfect - and partly in the urine, which it causes to smell of violets.
CHO =C3H50H+C02+H20 It is a colourless mobile liquid of pungent smell, boiling at 97° C. Being an unsaturated compound it combines readily with the halogens.
certain to meet with many more species, some, as Ossifraga gigantea, as large as Albatrosses, and several of them called by sailors by a variety of choice names, generally having reference to the strong smell of musk emitted by the birds, among which that of "Stink-pot" is not the most opprobrious.
It is a colourless gas of unpleasant smell, excessively poisonous, very slightly soluble in water.
The arsines and arsine chlorides are liquids of overpowering smell, and in some cases exert an extremely irritating action on the mucous membrane.
On distillation of equal parts of dry potassium acetate and arsenious oxide, a colourless liquid of unbearable smell passes over, which is spontaneously inflammable and excessively poisonous.
When the disease attacks the larvae before they are sealed over Bacillus alvei is present, usually associated with Streptococcus apis, which latter imparts a sour smell to the dead brood.
It is a colourless liquid having a faint smell resembling that of benzene and boiling at 84° C. In its chief properties it very much resembles benzene, being readily brominated, sulphonated, and nitrated; also, the side chains in the alkyl thiophens are readily oxidized to carboxyl groups.
They are colourless liquids, which are insoluble in water and possess a characteristic offensive smell.
The non-drying oils, the type of which is olive oil, do not become oxidized readily on exposure to the air, although gradually a change takes place, the oils thickening slightly and acquiring that peculiar disagreeable smell and acrid taste, which are defined by the term "rancid."
The fatty acids so set free are then more readily attacked by the oxygen of the air, and oxygenated products are formed, which impart to the oils and fats the rancid smell and taste.
The oil retained traces of sulphur, which showed themselves disagreeably in the smell of soaps made from it, and in the blackening of substances with which it was used.
They have an aromatic smell and a hot burning taste, and can be distilled unchanged.
The insoluble part of the gum is a calcium salt of bassorin (C12H20010), which is devoid of taste and smell, forms a gelatinoid mass with water, but by continued boiling is rendered soluble.
The pure acid may be obtained by fractional distillation as a colourless liquid of very unpleasant smell, boiling at 30° C., and extremely explosive.
He leaned closer, his hot breath laden with the smell of alcohol.
They probably smell the danger.
The warmth of her body; the way her soft breath felt against Lisa's neck; the baby smell of her.
I didn't want the smell to draw any unwanted visitors.
She sighed and breathed in the scent of his warm skin and the lingering, faint smell of blood.
He knew by the smell of gasoline and antifreeze and the wetness he felt as he reached above his head.
She liked his smell, his warmth, his strengthâ€¦even his snarkiness.
She wrapped her arms around him, comforted by his scent and tormented it was the last time she.d smell him.
Oh, the sweet smell ofâ€”
The "other items" proved to be a notebook with hundreds of practiced letters and numbers, a pen and dried ink bottle, a white dress with a thrift store smell that had aged to yellow, a comb, hair brush, some ancient under things and a pair of ladies shoes.
If he didn't know better, he would have thought her a vampire, but she didn't smell like one.
Between the shampoo, perfume, body wash and all the other scents, a vampire could barely get a whiff of the earthy delicious smell that was natural.
If vampires can't smell us they can't hunt us.
Maybe it was the faint smell of expensive cologne, or the feel of his warm hand through her blouse, or even the fact that it had been so long since anyone had taken an interest in her work.
Surprised, Taran resisted the urge to rest his chin atop her head, or nuzzle her cheek, or smell her hair.
He lowered his head to nuzzle her neck, loving the smell of a woman's skin almost as much as he did the taste of her blood.
He had the urge to kill, to feel the warmth of blood running over his hands and smell it covering his body.
Take time to indulge, taste, smell, relax and pamper.
acrid smell of burnt eagle feathers hung in the air.
I only ever sweat badly under one arm (weird) and the smell has definitely changed to a very acrid smell.
ammonia smell from the urine indicate a serious problem?
The shales yield crushed ammonites, but are best known for their high oil content, which gives the rock a distinct smell.
angst filled teenage music The night is bathed in the smell of teen spirit.
aniseed smell, was thought to help prevent the plague.
To smell horrible and be in close contact with other people is extremely antisocial.
Wake up to the smell of burnt asphalt as the thrill of illicit street racing permeates the air.
assailed by a pungent smell.
The condition of the book itself is terrible, and the pages smell like something out of my grandmother's attic.
awakened in the morning by the sound of seagulls and the smell of salt in the air.
awful smell more promptly.
This feed has a very nice consistency and unlike some organic feeds doesn't smell too bad either.
Summer arrives and the smell of fresh herbs pervades the chalk grassland as you walk through wild thyme, marjoram and wild basil.
Breathe in the sweet smell of orange blossom in Seville.
Be considerate when lighting bonfires or having a barbecue, not everyone wants their washing to smell of smoke and charred sausages!
brain's frontal cortex used for taste and smell.
breathe in the sweet smell of orange blossom in Seville.
The smell indoors was not quite the smell of freshly brewed coffee in the morning.
Even more alarming was the smell of burning brimstone that hung over the ruins of the parson's house.
Monday 13th June 2005 There is something about the smell of the first broad beans that raises my pulse.
other popular stress busters included a walk in the park, the smell of cut grass and the sound of birds singing.
Humans can smell hydrogen sulfide gas, the smell of rotten cabbage, in the parts per trillion range.
Speaking of Bond, this film does seem to smell a little of a spy caper.
You can smell when the activated carbon is no longer working.
Carbon monoxide detectors detect carbon monoxide detectors detect carbon monoxide, a poisonous gas with no smell, taste or color.
Its smell is more medicinal than green cardamom with a hint of pine smoke.
Where I'm sitting there's a delicious smell of fresh celery from the veg bed next to me.
There is a small cesspool, one of which had been closed by the tenants because of the offensive smell.
clammy air, a cellar smell of rot and mold.
There was always a gorgeous smell of freshly roasted coffee near that vent.
Romantic: " It must be wonderful to wake up in the morning and smell the coffee... in Brazil.
Carbon dioxide is colorless, non combustible with a faintly acid smell, has a suffocating effect and is heavier than air.
Lots of mud and the smell of wet concrete.
There was no flash, but we noticed a strong smell of burnt cordite.
It may have been more the fact that I could smell toasting crumpets - and how often do you get crumpets...?
cyclo man takes me for a drive through the night streets where the air is thick with the smell of pork fat.
darkroom printing and no I do not miss the smell!
Colors range from white to purple, and the smell, which is released in the evening, is incredibly delicious.
And once again -- after the violets faded -- I noticed the faint smell of puppy diarrhea.
He looked dirty, but did not smell bad at all.
These compounds give pools their characteristic smell and can cause eye discomfort.
disguise the smell of the rocket plants.
dislike the smell of cigarette smoke on others.
Smell was no worse in the summer than what we used to get with ordinary rubbish disposal.
Yes, it does smell particularly dreadful, but there is a belief in the orient that it is a good slipperiness additive.
earthy smell about them all the time.
Given the smell, it's shocking that this place was producing anything edible at all.
Can I smell burning eucalyptus or am I hallucinating?
If I smell lemon eucalyptus and mimosa I am right in that painting.
The glazing in the undulating ribbon roof revealed London's billowing skyscape, a sight that somehow evoked the smell of the sea.
fair-minded, objective observer must surely smell grave maladministration.
It smelled like old mildew mingled with the smell of human feces.
fester smell far worse than weeds. ' WHAT?
fetid smell ' .
They vary in length and are black and sticky when fresh and smell slightly fishy.
fishy smell about the place has gone.
Even the smell of burning flesh had begun to subside.
foetidcrushed foliage and immature fruit have a strong fetid smell.
foul smell of decaying flesh emanating from the east.
At dusk they shall smell the fragrance of flowers.
I'm going to end up killing myself with my air freshener fumes to drown out the smell.
Gazan butcher Mohammed Hadad opens the door to a walk-in fridge, releasing a pungent smell of rotting meat into his shop.
Nero's horse took fright at the smell of a dead body lying by the roadside, which made him expose his face.
gassy smell when the appliance is on.
It has been an absolute godsend... the smell of freshly made bread is lovely.
They're beautiful, smell gorgeous, are easy to wrap up as a present for someone else!
Everywhere you could smell somebody's grandma 's sauce simmering from an open window.
grill pans are covered with foil they won't absorb a fishy smell.
It might smell like a fisherman's armpit, but it is very good at improving microbial activity and helps accelerate growth.
penguin guano does indeed smell very strong, but I don't mind it.
What you smell as a rose, I may smell as mown hay.
They smell fishy, or some people say, of new-mown hay or Jasmine tea.
horrible smell is spilling out.
I feel healthier, and my kids no longer smell horrible - thats the kind of thing you don't notice until you stop.
It detonated, leaving only a loud high pitched howl and the smell of burning web behind.
hydrogen sulfide gas, the smell of rotten cabbage, in the parts per trillion range.
I could smell incense then saw 6 hooded monks walk past me chanting.
It stops, I see the jeep, no-one around, nothing, no wind, no smell.
In fact, it was not uncommon to hear the jingle: " Camden by the Sea, Rockland by the Smell.
Talk ' bout yer brimstone, ah kin smell it from here!
He'd been given a yellow rose by the pub landlady, insisting I smell it by shoving it up my nose.
The soap provided, about two inches square and very thin, gave little lather and had no smell.
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The air was thick with the smell of fresh manure.
I can remember the taste of sugar cane and apple slice melons, also the smell of guavas.
The best flower is Ground Ivy (pictured - the crushed leaves smell minty ).
Carbon monoxide detectors detect carbon monoxide, a poisonous gas with no smell, taste or color.
They do not use sight or smell - just move up the plant hoping to bump into a tasty morsel.
I can smell the musk of the pages - the ink like mehndi across the page.
musky, heady smell from the rowan which has just become to blossom by the driveway.
On further questioning, Tim revealed that the air was fresh, but, a slightly musky smell was prominent.
The straw should smell sweet, not musty or stale.
musty lavender smell, has also been reported.
nasal spray has been reported to cause severe or complete loss of smell function in at least ten people.
Not only did she smell nasty, she died.
nauseateowers have a nauseating smell of rotting flesh, the odor of ordinary hawthorn is much sweeter.
The last time I walked past one, I found the smell of fat and small children rather nauseous.
The sense of smell, again, is compelled by necessity to refer itself to that same judgment.
You smell like a skunk soaking in sardine nectar for a week.
Our latest Neem product and what's more, it doesn't smell strongly like the Oil Soaks with neem product and what's more, it doesn't smell strongly like the Oil Soaks with Neem!
Contact with a male by sight, sound or smell triggers first oestrus.
olfactory neuron - a nerve cell involved in processing smell.
That salt rubbed on the hands after peeling onions will entirely remove the smell.
What a scent doth He cast, whose garments smell of myrrh, aloes, and cassia, out of the ivory palaces?
pathetic remnants of their herds with cloth over their noses to keep out the smell.
peeling onions will entirely remove the smell.
pendent flowers, which smell divine!
He may be wearing a lot of aftershave, or have been sucking peppermint, to disguise the smell of alcohol.
Peppermint (organic) Just the smell of this organic peppermint (organic) Just the smell of this organic peppermint seems to cheer us up.
She was close enough that he could smell the perfume she wore.
pervaded by the smell of Marmite from the factory nearby.
pervadeoom has an all pervading smell of urine.
Reports of alteration of the sense of smell, usually in conjunction with taste perversion, have also been received.
In all the cases the smell of the intercrop will tend to confuse the brassica pest.
A seriously polluted river Effects of pollution Pollution can make rivers smell.
pungent smell of dead bodies.
Be warned, however, it does make a rather pungent smell in your kitchen.
very pungent smell at bottom of first drop, probably due to rotting sheep.
The smell of a familiar fruit becomes pungent in my nostrils.
The flowers are strongly scented and smell most pungent at night time.
putrefying smell of rotting flesh.
putrid smell, as tho something had gone rotten in there.
The smell by now was so putrid that we were all feeling ill.
rancid, sour smell of dragon wafted up from the large pen below.
The family of genes that encode the olfactory receptors responsible for detecting smell provide an extreme example.
Those with living livestock hurried about tending the pathetic remnants of their herds with cloth over their noses to keep out the smell.
i suffocate in the smell of sodden earth. Can you ignore me just like that, friend? Stop it, I retort.
revolting smell of people, just about to die.
rid of the smell without ruining the cue?
rind cheeses have a distinctive smell and luscious creamy interiors.
The smell of freshly burnt aviation fuel is like the aroma of sweetly scented roses to you.
We gotta wake up and smell the roses, brothers and sisters.
scattered throughout the genome, evidence of the importance of smell to most mammals.
sickly smell of bodies which had been in the hot sun for a fortnight.
One of the first things that Ragazzo noticed about the house in Coppice Row was the sweet rather sickly smell which hung over everything.
The somewhat sickly smell of procrastination is in the air once again.
The hair of their heads was not singed, their cloaks were not harmed, and no smell of fire had come upon them.
siphon back and forth to detect where the smell of food is coming from.
The contents of my compost bin have turned slimy My compost bin does not seem to heat up Why does my compost bin smell?
What to avoid... You don't want to fling open the windows of your dream cottage only to smell pig slurry.
smell the many scents of a wood in autumn.
smell the wonderful aromas of Potter Bailey.
smell the foul odor of the glass tubes they call " beer.
smell something fishy, and I'm not talking about the contents of Baldrick's apple crumble.
It smelled of Africa, that pungent spicy smell from the sage bushes.
The musty smell of moss and pregnant decay would not greet him.
The acrid smell of burnt eagle feathers hung in the air.
The slime which covers the skin has a strong but not unpleasant, smell.
All well and good you might think but how can we work with that overpowering paint smell?
At least that fishy smell about the place has gone.
smell fishy, or some people say, of new-mown hay or Jasmine tea.
smell of strong incense or perfume filled the air.
smell of sulfur as one passed by.
smell like a skunk soaking in sardine nectar for a week.
In the living room the curtains smell Like birds ' keek and are all soggy and wet.
If you're not sure, don't be afraid to ask the sommelier to smell the wine too.
sprinkled powder which produced a strong aromatic smell.
fresh sprouts have no odor or a delicate smell.
stale smell, are probably misrepresented imported bush.
They often carry staves or similar and carry sprays which they direct at the hounds in order to disrupt their sense of smell.
He said: " Even walking to the meeting tonight, I could smell the stench from the dump.
stimulus an unusual response to sensory stimuli Ã¢ i.e. sound, light, smell, shadows.
Maturation takes place on rye straw in dark, humid cellers which produces a distinctive musty smell.
The sweet smell of leather, the sweet smell of leather, the sweet smell of success... Never had a company car?
Sorry folks, but it is time to not only smell the coffee, but to have a good swig of caffeine too!
tacky show best remembered for the smell of greasy hamburgers.
tingles when he comes near and takes her hand in his and they smell the rose together.
The smell of stale tobacco pervades all the public areas including the ' no smoking ' lounge area.
I will never forget the musty smell of the place, especially in the back rooms where we kept hundreds of ancient reference tomes.
Tommy's wrist - the smell of onions is familiar.
trillium erectum has a smell like a wet dog by the fire!
ulcerate smell from the wound If you have an ulcerating tumor, its smell is probably the most distressing symptom.
unmistakable smell of burning hoof.
For the first time, he noticed a rather unpleasant smell in the tunnel.
unpleasant smell in the tunnel.
Their diapers also smell less unpleasant than those of bottlefed babies!
Again a strong smell of urine and a poor standard of cleanliness were noted but nothing else seriously untoward.
Such a place must be very unwholesome, and the smell of it was complained of by the neighbors.
waterless urinals: Use an insert that reacts with the pheremones in the urine to cancel out the smell.
Dogs go mad for garlic tho it can smell vile to us!
vinegary smell is, therefore, a sign of degradation.
The familiar smell originates from a pungent volatile oil and sulfur held within the bulb and leaves.
wafting smell of maggots ' .
whiff of wood smoke to the smell of pine.
On Thursday there was more than a distinct whiff of drain smell around the chamber.
The erect, flowering stems appear from July to late autumn and produce dense whorls of lilac flowers with a strong and pungent smell.
wisp of smoke curled in the air, carrying a burnt smell.
I suspect some of them, because of a curious smell of rotten wood which I can detect through other odors.
Pyrimidine, C4H4N2, itself is a water-soluble base which melts at 21Ã‚° C. and possesses a narcotic smell.
It has a characteristic smell, and a biting taste; it is poisonous, and acts as a powerful antiseptic. It dissolves in water, 15 parts of water dissolving about one part of phenol at 16-17Ã‚° C., but it is miscible in all proportions at about 70Ã‚° C.; it is volatile in steam, and is readily soluble in alcohol, ether, benzene, carbon bisulphide, chloroform and glacial acetic acid.
It is a colourless liquid, which possesses a very disagreeable smell, and boils at 168Ã‚° C.
The sense of smell resides chiefly in the feelers, on whose segments occur tiny pits, often guarded by peg-like or tooth-like structures and containing rod-like cells (fig.
It is a feebly basic, colourless liquid which boils at 130Ã‚° C., and possesses a smell resembling that of chloroform.
It forms rhombic prisms or plates which melt at 25Ã‚° and boil at 83Ã‚°, and has a spiritous smell, resembling that of camphor.
It is prepared by oxidizing ethyl alcohol with dilute sulphuric acid and potassium bichromate, and is a colourless liquid of boiling point 20Ã¯¿½8Ã‚° C., possessing a peculiar characteristic smell.
But, in use, while the meaning of the word "perfume" has been extended so as to include everything sweet in smell, from smoking incense to the invisible fresh fragrance of fruits and exquisite scent of flowers, that of the word "incense," in all the languages of modern Europe in which it occurs, has, by an opposite process of limitation, been gradually restricted almost exclusively to frankincense (see Frankincense).
nez), the organ of the sense of smell in man and other animals (see Olfactory System).
At ordinary temperatures it is a gas, but may be condensed to a liquid which boils at - 6Ã‚° C. It has a strong ammoniacal smell, burns readily and is exceedingly soluble in water.
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