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

  Savory \Sa"vor*y\ (-[y^]), a. [From Savor.]
     Pleasing to the organs of taste or smell. [Written also
     savoury.]
     [1913 Webster]
  
           The chewing flocks
           Had ta'en their supper on the savory herb. --Milton.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Savory \Sa"vo*ry\ (s[=a]"v[-o]*r[y^]), n. [F. savor['e]e; cf.
     It. santoreggia, satureja, L. satureia,] (Bot.)
     An aromatic labiate plant ({Satureia hortensis), much used
     in cooking; -- also called summer savory. [Written also
     savoury.]
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  savoury
      adj 1: morally wholesome or acceptable; "a past that was
             scarcely savory" [syn: savory, savoury] [ant:
             offensive, unsavory, unsavoury]
      2: having an agreeably pungent taste [syn: piquant, savory,
         savoury, spicy, zesty]
      3: pleasing to the sense of taste [syn: mouth-watering,
         savory, savoury]
      n 1: either of two aromatic herbs of the mint family [syn:
           savory, savoury]
      2: an aromatic or spicy dish served at the end of dinner or as
         an hors d'oeuvre [syn: savory, savoury]

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