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Meaning of ATTAR

Pronunciation:  'atur

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers

ATTAR is a 5 letter word that starts with A.


 Synonyms: atar, athar, ottar
 See Also: attar of roses, essential oil, rose oil, volatile oil



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\At"tar\, n. [Per. 'atar perfume, essence, Ar. 'itr, fr.
'atara to smell sweet. Cf. {Otto}.]
A fragrant essential oil; esp., a volatile and highly
fragrant essential oil obtained from the petals of roses.
[Also written {otto} and {ottar}.]

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