gustable

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magi
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gustable

Postby magi » Sat May 27, 2006 3:55 pm

2. Pleasant to the taste; toothsome; savory.

A gustable thing, seen or smelt, excites the appetite, and affects the glands and parts of the mouth. --Derham.
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Postby Slava » Wed Oct 06, 2010 7:12 pm

While this is a good word, I've always favored toothsome for some reason.

I wonder if there's any relation to the gust of wind version?
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