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(Plants) the full name of balm5
a mint, Melissa officinalis, with small white or yellow flowers and lemon-scented leaves used as a flavoring.
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|Noun||1.||lemon balm - bushy perennial Old World mint having small white or yellowish flowers and fragrant lemon-flavored leaves; a garden escapee in northern Europe and North America|
lemon balm - lemony leaves used for a tisane or in soups or fruit punches
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
|2.||lemon balm - lemony leaves used for a tisane or in soups or fruit punches|
herb - aromatic potherb used in cookery for its savory qualities