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    The loss of smell or taste is officially recognised by the World Health Organisation as a symptom of coronavirus.

    But for some COVID-19 patients who recover from the virus, it can take a while to recover their sense of smell.

    As Tahlea Aualiitia reports, fragrance experts are trying to help out.

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