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  • n. A herb, Calamintha nepeta, lesser calamint.

Etymologies

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Italian

Examples

  • The ragu for a dish of pappardelle, a noodle with special currency in Tuscany, was made with a fennel-flavored salami that I don't often encounter, and one of the dish's accents was nepitella, a minty wild herb that grows in the countryside around Florence.

    The Seattle Times

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