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origanum

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origanum

noun orig·a·num \ə-ˈri-gə-nəm\

Definition of ORIGANUM

:  any of several aromatic mints (especially genus Origanum) used as seasonings; especially :  oregano 1

Origin of ORIGANUM

Middle English, from Latin, wild marjoram, from Greek origanon
First Known Use: 14th century

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