peppermint oil


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Noun1.peppermint oil - oil from the peppermint plant used as flavoring
peppermint candy, peppermint - a candy flavored with peppermint oil
flavorer, flavoring, flavourer, flavouring, seasoning, seasoner - something added to food primarily for the savor it imparts
Mentha piperita, peppermint - herb with downy leaves and small purple or white flowers that yields a pungent oil used as a flavoring
menthol - a crystalline compound that has the cool and minty taste and odor that occurs naturally in peppermint oil; used as a flavoring and in medicine to relieve itching, pain, and nasal congestion
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Lemongrass oil is known to repel flies but peppermint oil diluted in a sprayer is an all-natural solution to deter wasps, RSVPLIVE reports.
Peppermint oil market is estimated to grow at a steady pace while reporting a CAGR of 3.9% during the forecast period of 2017 - 2022.
Summary: Peppermint oil market is estimated to grow at a steady pace while reporting a CAGR of 3.9% during the forecast period of 2017 - 2022.
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