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thyme (plural thymes)
- Any plant of the labiate genus Thymus, such as the garden thyme, Thymus vulgaris, a warm, pungent aromatic, that is much used to give a relish to seasoning and soups.
- In older Irish and British poems and songs, the plant was sometimes seen as a metaphor for virginity and chastity.
plant of the genus Thymus
- Thyme on Wikipedia.Wikipedia
- Thymus (Lamiaceae) on Wikispecies. Wikispecies: Thymus (Lamiaceae)
- Thymus (Lamiaceae) on Wikimedia Commons. Wikimedia Commons: Thymus (Lamiaceae)