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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Stench \Stench\, n. [AS. stenc a strong smell, fr. stincan. See Stink, v. i.] 1. A smell; an odor. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Clouds of savory stench involve the sky. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] 2. An ill smell; an offensive odor; a stink. --Cowper. [1913 Webster] Stench trap, a contrivance to prevent stench or foul air from rising from the openings of sewers, drains, etc. [1913 Webster]