oregano

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Flowering oregano.

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From Ancient Greek ὀρίγανον ‎(oríganon).

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oregano ‎(usually uncountable, plural oreganos)

  1. A herb of the mint family, Origanum vulgare, having aromatic leaves.
  2. Other herbs with a similar flavor, including other species in the genus Origanum, and Mexican oregano, Lippia graveolens
  3. The leaves of these plants used in flavouring food.


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oregano c (singular definite oreganoen, not used in plural form)

  1. oregano (Origanum vulgare)

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oregano n

  1. oregano