A substance that is burnt to produce a sweet smell, especially as part of a religious ceremony. (Cambridge Dictionary)
Material used to produce a fragrant odour when burned. (Merriam – Webster)
The perfume exhaled from some spices and gums when burned. (Merriam – Webster)
Pleasing attention: Flattery. (Merriam – Webster)
A gum, spice, or other substance that is burned for the sweet smell it produces. (Oxford Dictionaries)
The smoke or perfume of incense. (Oxford Dictionaries)
Incense is a substance that is burned for its sweet smell, often as part of a religious ceremony. (Collins Dictionary)
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Is Breathing Incense a Health Risk?