oregano

Definitions of oregano
  1. noun
    aromatic Eurasian perennial
    synonyms: Origanum vulgare, marjoram, pot marjoram, wild marjoram, winter sweet
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    origanum
    any of various fragrant aromatic herbs of the genus Origanum used as seasonings
  2. noun
    pungent leaves used as seasoning with meats and fowl and in stews and soups and omelets
    synonyms: marjoram
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    herb
    aromatic potherb used in cookery for its savory qualities
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