flairar

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From Old Provençal, from Vulgar Latin, Late Latin flāgrāre, present active infinitive of flāgrō, by dissimilation from Latin frāgrō, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰreh₂gro-, from *bʰreh₂g- (to smell) + *-ro-. Compare Occitan flairar, French flairer, Portuguese cheirar.

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flairar (first-person singular present flairo, past participle flairat)

  1. (transitive) to smell, to sense the smell of
  2. (intransitive) to smell, to have a particular smell

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