meaning of attar

attar meaning in General Dictionary

A fragrant gas esp a volatile and highly fragrant essential oil gotten through the petals of flowers

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  • gas or perfume acquired from plants
  • A fragrant essential oil; esp., a volatile and extremely fragrant gas acquired from petals of flowers.

attar meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1798, from Persian 'atar-gul "essence of roses," from 'atar "fragrance," from Arabic 'utur "perfumes, aromas."


attar meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) A fragrant gas; esp., a volatile and very fragrant essential oil obtained from petals of flowers.


Sentence Examples with the word attar

Besides dates the principal articles of export are wool, horses, liquorice, gum and attar of roses.

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