We all know that our senses become less acute over time, but which one tends to be the first to go? That would be your sense of taste, according to a recent study of "older adults" — people ages 57 to 85 — conducted at the University of Chicago. Researchers found that 74 percent of the people they studied showed a deficit in their sense of taste.
What Japanese loan word refers to a taste that is pleasantly savory?
Previous answer: Winners at the Venice Film Festival are awarded the Golden Lion statuette.
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