Medical Dictionary


noun spear·mint \ˈspi(ə)r-ˌmint, -mənt\

Medical Definition of SPEARMINT

:  a common herb of the genus Mentha (M. spicata) cultivated for use as a flavoring agent and especially for its aromatic oil

Illustration of SPEARMINT


How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears