Mentha aquatica


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Noun1.Mentha aquatica - a European mint that thrives in wet placesMentha aquatica - a European mint that thrives in wet places; has a perfume like that of the bergamot orange; naturalized in eastern North America
mint - any north temperate plant of the genus Mentha with aromatic leaves and small mauve flowers
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Peppermint, the sterile tetraploid hybrid of Mentha aquatica and Mentha spicata, is commonly cultivated for commercial production of the essential oil, the drug Menthae piperitae folium, and the fresh herb.
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