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A person who manufactures or retails perfume.
- ‘If you are looking for a romantic memento, stop off at Frederic Malle, the top parfumier.’
- ‘Like SpaceNK's Nicky Kinnaird and the parfumier Jo Malone, she is basing her brand's appeal on choice, price and cult cosmetics.’
- ‘It's about a parfumier turned murderer and although you think you know the ending you're still shocked when it happens.’
French, from parfum perfume.
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