AROMATIC By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 adj. in the Zwaardemaker smell system, this denotes an odor quality that may be smelled in spices and camphor. AROMATIC: "An aromatic substance is essentially a fragrant substance, and refers specifically to naturally found spices. " Related Psychology Terms CAPRYLIC BURNT NAUSEOUS ALLIACEOUS MCTATHETIC BLAST OLFACTOMETER OSMOMETER PRIMARY QUALITY FRAGRANT ACID1 Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "AROMATIC," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/aromatic/ (accessed December 14, 2019).