genus Thymus


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Noun1.genus Thymus - large genus of Old World mints: thymegenus Thymus - large genus of Old World mints: thyme
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Labiatae, family Lamiaceae, Labiatae, Lamiaceae, mint family - a large family of aromatic herbs and shrubs having flowers resembling the lips of a mouth and four-lobed ovaries yielding four one-seeded nutlets and including mint; thyme; sage; rosemary
thyme - any of various mints of the genus Thymus
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The genus Thymus consists of about 300 species of herbaceous, perennials and shrubs or subshrubs distributed mainly over Mediterranean countries, Northern part of Africa and Southern Greenland (Sunar et al.