from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of labiate plants of the tribe Satureineæ and the subtribe Menthoideæ, known by the usually two-flowered clusters crowded in heads with conspicuous involucrate bracts.
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- n. any of various fragrant aromatic herbs of the genus Origanum used as seasonings
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