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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 per·fume /ˈpɝˌfjum, (ˌ)pɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Per·fume v. t. [imp. & p. p. Perfumed p. pr. & vb. n. Perfuming.]  To fill or impregnate with a perfume; to scent.
    And Carmel's flowery top perfumes the skies.   --Pope.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Per·fume n.
 1. The scent, odor, or odoriferous particles emitted from a sweet-smelling substance; a pleasant odor; fragrance; aroma.
    No rich perfumes refresh the fruitful field.   --Pope.
 2. A substance that emits an agreeable odor.
    And thou shalt make it a perfume.   --Ex. xxx. 35.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a toiletry that emits and diffuses a fragrant odor [syn: essence]
      2: a distinctive odor that is pleasant [syn: aroma, fragrance,
      v 1: fill or impregnate with an odor; "orange blossoms prerfumed
           the air in the garden" [syn: aromatize, aromatise]
      2: apply perfume to; "She perfumes herself every day" [syn: scent]