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o·reg·a·no

 (ə-rĕg′ə-nō′, ô-rĕg′-)
n.
1. A perennial Eurasian herb (Origanum vulgare) in the mint family, having aromatic leaves. Also called wild marjoram.
2. The leaves of this plant used as a seasoning.

[Spanish orégano, wild marjoram, from Latin orīganum, from Greek orīganon.]

oregano

(ˌɒrɪˈɡɑːnəʊ)
n
1. (Plants) a Mediterranean variety of wild marjoram (Origanum vulgare), with pungent leaves
2. (Cookery) the dried powdered leaves of this plant, used to season food
[C18: American Spanish, from Spanish, from Latin orīganum, from Greek origanon an aromatic herb, perhaps marjoram]

o•reg•a•no

(əˈrɛg əˌnoʊ, ɔˈrɛg-)

n.
an aromatic herb, Origanum vulgare, of the mint family, having leaves used as seasoning in cooking.
[1765–75; < American Spanish orégano, Sp: wild marjoram]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.oregano - aromatic Eurasian perennialoregano - aromatic Eurasian perennial    
marjoram, oregano - pungent leaves used as seasoning with meats and fowl and in stews and soups and omelets
genus Origanum - a genus of aromatic mints of the family Labiatae
origanum - any of various fragrant aromatic herbs of the genus Origanum used as seasonings
2.oregano - pungent leaves used as seasoning with meats and fowl and in stews and soups and omeletsoregano - pungent leaves used as seasoning with meats and fowl and in stews and soups and omelets
herb - aromatic potherb used in cookery for its savory qualities
Translations
oregáno
oreganoalmindelig merian
oregano
origano
オレガノ
오레가노
bergmyntekungoregano
oreganovildmejramkungsmynta
ต้นออริกาโนเป็นสมุนไพรใช้ทำอาหาร
cây gia vị oregano thuộc họ bạc hà

oregano

[ˌɒrɪˈgɑːnəʊ] (US) [əˈregənəʊ] Norégano m

oregano

[ˌɒrɪˈgɑːnəʊ] norigan m

oregano

nOrigano m, → Oregano m

oregano

[ˌɒrɪˈgɑːnəʊ] norigano

oregano

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