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Having a bad odor; foul.

mal·o′dor·ous·ly adv.
mal·o′dor·ous·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.malodorousness - the attribute of having a strong offensive smellmalodorousness - the attribute of having a strong offensive smell
aroma, odor, olfactory property, odour, smell, scent - any property detected by the olfactory system
B.O., body odor, body odour - malodorousness resulting from a failure to bathe
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But real connoisseurs of malodorousness, like composting consultant Clark Gregory, a soil scientist who has helped communities compost such noisome waste products as chicken manure and scallop guts, will tell you differently.