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 (sā′pər, -pôr′)
A quality perceptible to the sense of taste; flavor.

[Middle English, from Latin, from sapere, to taste; see sep- in Indo-European roots.]

sa′po·rif′ic (sā′pə-rĭf′ĭk, săp′ə-), sa′po·rous (sā′pər-əs, săp′ər-) adj.


(ˈseɪpɔː; -pə)
rare the quality in a substance that is perceived by the sense of taste; flavour
[C15: from Latin: savour]
ˌsapoˈrific, ˈsaporous adj


(ˈseɪ pər, -pɔr)

taste; savor.
[1470–80; < Latin; see savor]
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A distinctive property of a substance affecting the gustatory sense:
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The famous gentlemen of Asia and Europe have been of this strong type; Saladin, Sapor, the Cid, Julius Caesar, Scipio, Alexander, Pericles, and the lordliest personages.
bar]r could also be bestowed upon a non-Zoroastrian; for example, Sapor of Bet-Nicator was a Christian bishop.
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