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tarragon

noun tar·ra·gon \ˈter-ə-ˌgän, ˈta-rə- also -gən\

: a small European herb that is used to flavor food

Full Definition of TARRAGON

:  a small widely cultivated perennial artemisia (Artemisia dracunculus) having aromatic narrow usually entire leaves; also :  its leaves used as a seasoning

Origin of TARRAGON

Middle French targon, from Medieval Latin tarchon, from Middle Greek, from Arabic ṭarkhūn
First Known Use: 1538

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