winter savory

noun

Definition of winter savory

: a perennial European mint (Satureja montana) with leaves used for seasoning — compare summer savory

First Known Use of winter savory

1597, in the meaning defined above

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“Winter savory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/winter%20savory. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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