Definition of odorize in English:

odorize

(also odorise)

verb

[WITH OBJECT]
  • Give an odour or scent to:

    ‘clean or odorized air from the flow valves is delivered to a mask’
    • ‘As little as a few molecules in the AC system was capable of odorizing - and evacuating - the entire building.’
    • ‘We need to establish at the very least whether it is feasible to at least odorise the raw gas by adding Mercaptan for safety.’

Origin

Late 19th century: from Latin odor odour + -ize.

Pronunciation

odorize

/ˈəʊdərʌɪz/