spearmint

noun spear·mint \ ˈspir-ˌmint , -mənt \

Definition of spearmint

:a common mint (Mentha spicata) grown for flavoring and especially for its aromatic oil

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First Known Use of spearmint

1562


SPEARMINT Defined for English Language Learners

spearmint

noun

Definition of spearmint for English Language Learners

  • : a plant that has a strong and pleasant flavor and smell and that is grown especially for its oil


SPEARMINT Defined for Kids

spearmint

noun spear·mint \ ˈspir-ˌmint \

Definition of spearmint for Students

:a common mint used for flavoring

Medical Dictionary

spearmint

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

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