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fla·vor

 (flā′vər)
n.
1. Distinctive taste; savor: a flavor of smoke in bacon.
2. A distinctive yet intangible quality felt to be characteristic of a given thing: "What matters in literature ... is surely the idiosyncratic, the individual, the flavor or color of a particular human suffering" (Harold Bloom).
3. A flavoring: contains no artificial flavors.
4. Physics
a. Any of six types of quark (down, up, strange, charm, bottom, top), distinguished by generation, electric charge, and mass.
b. Any of six types of lepton (electron, electron neutrino, muon, muon neutrino, tauon, tau neutrino), distinguished by generation, electric charge, and mass.
5. Archaic Aroma; fragrance.
tr.v. fla·vored, fla·vor·ing, fla·vors
To give flavor to.

[Middle English flavour, aroma, from Old French flaor (perhaps influenced in form by Middle English savour, taste, savor), from Vulgar Latin *flātor, from Latin flāre, to blow; see bhlē- in Indo-European roots.]

fla′vor·er n.
fla′vor·less adj.
fla′vor·ous (-əs), fla′vor·some (-səm) adj.
fla′vor·y adj.

flavorous

(ˈfleɪvərəs)
adj
having flavour; tasty
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.flavorous - full of flavor
tasty - pleasing to the sense of taste; "a tasty morsel"
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With a view to getting flavorous wheat bread with boosted nutritional characteristics with the introduction of a fortifying supplement, there was developed a bread baking technology that involves moistening the fortifying supplement in water at a temperature of 35[degrees]C for 2 hours, followed by kneading the dough using the straight dough method and fermenting the dough in production conditions for 3.
2) FAA = Flavorous amino acid, STAA = Sweet taste amino acid, SAA = Sulfur-containing amino acid, AAA = Aromatic amino acid, BAA = Bitter amino acid, EAA = Essential amino acid, TAA = Total amino acid.
That the winds are really not infectious, That this is no cheat, this transparent green-wash of the sea which is so amorous after me, That it is safe to allow it to lick my naked body all over with its tongues, That it will not endanger me with the fevers that have deposited themselves in it, That all is clean forever and forever, That the cool drink from the well tastes so good, That blackberries are so flavorous and juicy.