: any of several aromatic mints (especially genus Origanum) with aromatic leaves used as seasoningsespecially: oreganosense 1
Examples of origanum in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebZa’atar is the Arabic name for origanum syriacum, an herb native to the Levantine swath of the Middle East that includes Lebanon, Palestine, Syria and Jordan.
Bill Addison, Los Angeles Times, 27 Feb. 2021
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