SPICY

1. A taste of a highly flavoured food carried through the trigeminal nerve. 2. The primary odour quality seen in Henning's odour prism. It denotes the tastes of highly tasteful foods.

SPICY: "Food with lots of chilli can be spicy."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SPICY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/spicy/ (accessed July 10, 2020).
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