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Clove

Clove syzygium aromaticum

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Cloying

sweet, heavy, almost suffocating and clingy

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CO2 Extraction

carbon dioxide extractions, supercritical carbon dioxide extracts; solvent extraction utilizing CO2 at low temperature and high pressure to create a fragrant product

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Cologne

an essence composition utilizing primarily citrus oils and a high percentage of water; 3 – 5% perfume composition to alcohol and distilled water

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Concrete

solvent extracted waxy substance obtained from botanical materials

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Creamy

Creamy Jasmine BlossomsCreamyThe term "creamy" usually means a rich note that is silky, sensuous and sweet which may derive from soft vanilla, sandalwood, or coconut and sometimes from exotic, lush florals that naturally have nectarous qualities, such as jasmine or frangipani.

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Cumin

Cumin cuminum cyminum

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