peppermint

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English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

peppermint (countable and uncountable, plural peppermints)

  1. A hybrid herb of the mint family (Mentha × piperita), formed by crossing watermint and spearmint, which has a high menthol content and a sharp flavor and is used in cooking, especially in herb teas and in confections.
  2. (countable) A confection containing extract of peppermint.

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Descendants[edit]

  • Japanese: ペパーミント (pepāminto)
  • Korean: 페퍼민트 (pepeominteu)

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French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

peppermint (feminine pepperminte, masculine plural peppermints, feminine plural peppermintes)

Noun[edit]

peppermint m (plural peppermints)

  1. peppermint

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