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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Scent v. t. [imp. & p. p. Scented; p. pr. & vb. n. Scenting.]
 1. To perceive by the olfactory organs; to smell; as, to scent game, as a hound does.
    Methinks I scent the morning air.   --Shak.
 2. To imbue or fill with odor; to perfume.
 Balm from a silver box distilled around,
 Shall all bedew the roots, and scent the sacred ground.   --Dryden.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: having the sense of smell; "keen-scented hounds" [ant: scentless]
      2: filled or impregnated with perfume; "perfumed boudoir";
         "perfumed stationery"; "scented soap" [syn: perfumed]
      3: having a natural fragrance; "odoriferous spices"; "the
         odorous air of the orchard"; "the perfumed air of June";
         "scented flowers" [syn: odoriferous, odorous, perfumed,
          sweet, sweet-scented, sweet-smelling]
      4: (used in combination) having the odor of; "clean-scented
         laundry"; "a manure-scented barnyard"