from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The bergamotmint, Mentha aquatica, an herb of wet places in Europe and Asiatic Russia, naturalized in other localities, growing sparingly in the eastern United States. It affords a perfumers' oil. The water-mint or brook-mint of early usage was M. sylvestris. See mint.
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- n. a European mint that thrives in wet places; has a perfume like that of the bergamot orange; naturalized in eastern North America
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