strewing herb

noun

Definition of strewing herb

: an herb formerly strewn over the floor in private rooms, banquet halls, churches, and similar places for the fragrance of flower or foliage

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“Strewing herb.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/strewing%20herb. Accessed 6 Jul. 2020.

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