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The name: PEZ was derived from the German word for peppermint.
Recently I have been incredibly obsessed with an Ample Hills ice cream called peppermint patty.
The aftershave component is already at work, calming the skin with peppermint extract—keeping even the most sensitive skin from breaking out.
Tonia's Biscotti will be selling peppermint, mandarin, chocolate and other flavors.
The zoo’s male lion, who died in January, particularly loved peppermint.
Extracts Stock up on the basics (hi, vanilla), the more advanced (think peppermint and almond), and the unexpected (rum and maple extracts do exist!).
There are even calming scents piped into the air, like peppermint and frankincense.
Walnut shell powder sloughs away flakiness, while peppermint oil provides a refreshing, cooling sensation as well as a hydration boost to prevent dryness in the future.
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Definition of peppermint for English Language Learners
: a plant that produces an oil that is used especially to flavor candies
: a candy flavored with peppermint
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