What word can be used to describe a person who doesn't eat something because they don't like it's smell. For example: My friend doesn't like the smell of papaya and says that he can't stand it's smell.
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For aversion to that odor - Try osmophobic or olfactophobic, an adjective from Osmophobia defined by Wikipedia as
Aversion or dislike to certain smells
Note that Olfactophobia is a synonym for Osmophobia.
For eating particular kinds of food - oligophage from oligophagy defined by Wikipedia as
Feeding on certain types of food.
You can say that your friend is an oligophage or is oligophagous. Also, your friend is olfactophobic.