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 (ûrb, hûrb)
1. A plant whose stem does not produce woody, persistent tissue and generally dies back at the end of each growing season.
2. Any of various often aromatic plants used especially in medicine or as seasoning.
3. Slang Marijuana.

[Middle English herbe, from Old French erbe, from Latin herba.]

herb′y adj.
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adj, herbier or herbiest
1. abounding in herbs
2. (Botany) of or relating to medicinal or culinary herbs
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Make a few slits in the surface of the shoulder and rub the herby mixture all over the surface.
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Make a few slits in the shoulder and rub the herby mixture over the surface.
They are a great side for barbecues and combine basmati grains, nutty red rice, lemon and herby mint with chickpeas for added plant-based protein.
Dinner was the herby tomato and potato soup, named not after the V W Beetle of the 60s and 70s movie capers but instead because chef had been at the Schwartz rack, with a tasty wee haloumi and roast peppers side in a ramekin, one of many appetising small dishes.
The open-air specials include fireside classics like BBQ chicken, grilled corn on the cob and kebab skewers alongside simple one-pan suppers and impressive yet achievable dishes like barbecued herby Camembert and prawn and lime kebabs.
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Ingredients 450g white potatoes, peeled and cut into 2cm cubes 30g butter Olive oil, for frying 2 small Cox's apples, cored and cut into wedges 4 herby pork sausages, cut into chunks 2 tsp wholegrain mustard 3 thyme sprigs, leaves picked Watercress salad, to serve Method 1.
The restaurant says its PERi-PERi Chicken Gravy is rich and warming, with fiery, herby notes -- perfect for cold winter days and nights, in the build-up to Jolly Old St.
STICKY CHEESE TREAT THE UK's leading fair trade organisation, Traidcraft, has just added a new flavour to its gluten-free Geosticks range Suitable for vegans and perfect for on-the-go snacking, the tasty nibbles now come in chive and cheese flavour as well as sweet chilli, herby and peppery.
Herby Sherhorn intended to buy the $10 in Mega Millions from his local convenience store.