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

 sa·vory /ˈsevəri, ˈsevri/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sa·vor·y a.  Pleasing to the organs of taste or smell. [Written also savoury.]
 The chewing flocks
 Had ta'en their supper on the savory herb.   --Milton.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sa·vo·ry n.  Bot. An aromatic labiate plant (Satureia hortensis), much used in cooking; -- also called summer savory. [Written also savoury.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: morally respectable or inoffensive; "a past that was
             scarcely savory" [syn: savoury, inoffensive] [ant:
      2: having an agreeably pungent taste [syn: piquant, savoury,
          spicy, zesty]
      3: pleasing to the sense of taste [syn: mouth-watering, savoury,
      n 1: any of several aromatic herbs or subshrubs of the genus
           Satureja having spikes of flowers attractive to bees
      2: dwarf aromatic shrub of Mediterranean regions [syn: Micromeria
      3: either of two aromatic herbs of the mint family [syn: savoury]
      4: an aromatic or spicy dish served at the end of dinner or as
         an hors d'oeuvre [syn: savoury]