from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See horsemint.
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- n. An American herb of the mint family, Monarda fistulosa.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. an American herb of the Mint family (Monarda fistulosa).
- adj. See under Bergamot.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. any of various aromatic herbs of the genus Monarda
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They are extremely fond of the Missouri currant – of all the early flowers, it is the greatest favorite with them; they are fond of the lilacs also, but do not care much for the syringa; to the columbine they are partial, to the bee larkspur also, with the wild bergamot or Oswego tea, the speckled jewels, scarlet trumpet-flower, red-clover, honeysuckle, and the lychnis tribe.