common wormwood


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Noun1.common wormwood - aromatic herb of temperate Eurasia and North Africa having a bitter taste used in making the liqueur absinthecommon wormwood - aromatic herb of temperate Eurasia and North Africa having a bitter taste used in making the liqueur absinthe
absinth, absinthe - strong green liqueur flavored with wormwood and anise
genus Artemisia - usually aromatic shrubs or herbs of north temperate regions and South Africa and western South America: wormwood; sagebrush; mugwort; tarragon
wormwood - any of several low composite herbs of the genera Artemisia or Seriphidium
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The complex nature of the essential oil from common wormwood (Sample 4 from Estonia) is demonstrated in the chromatogram (Fig.
Content of the principal components and essential oil (%) of the common wormwood (Artemisia absinthium L.
First, a treatise of Artemisia absinthium, the common wormwood (absinthe), is presented by S.