v. pp. pertaining to the quality of odor emitted by a substance or object that has been subjected to heat or fire. Also, refers to one of the odor qualities in the smell prism, as first described by Hans Henning. See Henderson odor system.

BURNT: "Aside from burnt, the five other primary odors in the smell prism include flowery, fruity, spicy, resinous, and foul."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BURNT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/burnt/ (accessed September 26, 2020).