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- proper n. A taxonomic genus within the tribe Mentheae — mints.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A widely distributed genus of fragrant herbs, including the peppermint, spearmint, etc. The plants have small flowers, usually arranged in dense axillary clusters.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of aromatic labiate plants belonging to the tribe Satureineæ, type of the subtribe Menthoideæ.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. mint plants
From Latin mentha ("mint") (Wiktionary)