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spear·mint

 (spîr′mĭnt′)
n.
An aromatic Eurasian plant (Mentha spicata) in the mint family, having clusters of small purplish flowers and yielding an oil used widely as a flavoring.
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spearmint

(ˈspɪəmɪnt)
n
(Plants) a purple-flowered mint plant, Mentha spicata, of S and central Europe, cultivated for its leaves, which yield an oil used for flavouring
[C16: so called because of its long narrow leaves]
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spear•mint

(ˈspɪərˌmɪnt)

n.
an aromatic herb, Menthaspicata, of the mint family, with lance-shaped leaves used for flavoring.
[1530–40]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.spearmint - common garden herb having clusters of small purplish flowers and yielding an oil used as a flavoringspearmint - common garden herb having clusters of small purplish flowers and yielding an oil used as a flavoring
spearmint oil - an aromatic oil obtained from the spearmint plant
mint - any north temperate plant of the genus Mentha with aromatic leaves and small mauve flowers
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Translations

spearmint

[ˈspɪəmɪnt]
A. N (Bot etc) → menta f verde, hierbabuena f
B. CPD spearmint chewing gum Nchicle m de menta
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spearmint

[ˈspɪərmɪnt] nmenthe f verte
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spearmint

[ˈspɪəmɪnt] n (Bot) → menta verde
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

spearmint

n (bot) hierbabuena, menta verde
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References in periodicals archive ?
[170 Pages Report] Spearmint Oil Market research report categorizes the global market By Source Type (Natural, Organic), By Form Type (Absolute, Concentrates, Blends), By Application (Therapeutics, Aromatherapy, Food & Beverages, Cosmetics, Toiletries, Fragrances, Cleaning & Home, Others), By Distribution Channel (Modern Trade, Franchise Outlets, Specialty Stores, Online), & by Region.
James Nelson, President of Spearmint stated, 'We are very encouraged with the initial results on the 'NEBA' Prospects that directly border Aben Resources Ltd.
James Nelson, President of Spearmint stated, "We are very encouraged with the initial results on the 'NEBA' Prospects that directly border Aben Resources Ltd.
Summary: global spearmint oil market report further exhibits the estimated data for 2018, and forecast data up to 2027 in terms of value (US$ Mn) and volume (MT).
An alternative to the usual Tomato Soup, Vine-Ripened Tomato & Spearmint Soup is made with Bechamel Sauce, Tomato Puree, and fresh spearmint to give it a different flavor.
As an alternative, scientists have developed an instant spearmint herbal tea that targets working memory and is stimulant-free.
Meanwhile, not far away, eager crowds queued along London's Tottenham Court Road outside the new Spearmint Rhino lap dancing club to see everything the girls had to offer.
DRAGONFLY MOROCCAN MINT OGANIC GREEN TEA PS2 for box of 20 bags (dragonflytea.com) THE natural sweetness of the spearmint really shines through.
Recently, Kemin developed FORTRA, a spearmint extract derived from a proprietary variety of Mentha spicata L, comments Stefaan Van Dyck, president of the EMEA food business.
Inc.'s Tic Tac mints brand has launched a new Spearmint Mix flavor that blends smooth, mild, light green pills with intense dark green ones.
CBD hemp oil is infused into natural ingredients like ginger extract with spearmint flavor.