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 for flavour
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Flavor \Fla"vor\, n. [OF. fleur, flaur (two syllables), odor,
     cf. F. fleurer to emit an odor, It. flatore a bad odor, prob.
     fr. L. flare to bow, whence the sense of exhalation. Cf.
     Blow.] [Written also flavour.]
     1. That quality of anything which affects the smell; odor;
        fragrances; as, the flavor of a rose.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. That quality of anything which affects the taste; that
        quality which gratifies the palate; relish; zest; savor;
        as, the flavor of food or drink.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     3. That which imparts to anything a peculiar odor or taste,
        gratifying to the sense of smell, or the nicer perceptions
        of the palate; a substance which flavors.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     4. That quality which gives character to any of the
        productions of literature or the fine arts.
        [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  flavour \flavour\ v. t.
     same as flavor, v. and n.. [Chiefly Brit.]
  
     Syn: season, flavor, give flavor.
          [WordNet 1.5]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  flavour
      n 1: the general atmosphere of a place or situation and the
           effect that it has on people; "the feel of the city excited
           him"; "a clergyman improved the tone of the meeting"; "it
           had the smell of treason" [syn: spirit, tone, feel,
           feeling, flavor, flavour, look, smell]
      2: (physics) the six kinds of quarks [syn: flavor, flavour]
      3: the taste experience when a savoury condiment is taken into
         the mouth [syn: relish, flavor, flavour, sapidity,
         savor, savour, smack, nip, tang]
      v 1: lend flavor to; "Season the chicken breast after roasting
           it" [syn: season, flavor, flavour]

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