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sa•vor•y



Pronunciation: (sā'vu-rē), [key]
adj., -vor•i•er, -vor•i•est,
n., pl. -vor•ies.


adj.
1. pleasant or agreeable in taste or smell: a savory aroma.
2. piquant: a savory jelly.
3. pleasing, attractive, or agreeable.

n.
Brit.an aromatic, often spicy course or dish served either as an appetizer or as a dessert, as pickled fish or brandied fruit. Also, esp. Brit.,savoury.

sa•vor•y



Pronunciation: (sā'vu-rē), [key]
n.,
pl. -vor•ies.

any of several aromatic herbs belonging to the genus Satureja, of the mint family, esp. S. hortensis (summer savory) or S. montana (winter savory), having narrow leaves used in cookery.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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