sweet basil


Definition of SWEET BASIL

:  a basil (Ocimum basilicum) with whitish or purple flowers that includes several cultivars (as bush basil); also :  its dried or fresh leaves used especially as a seasoning

First Known Use of SWEET BASIL

circa 1647

Rhymes with SWEET BASIL


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