peppermint

peppermint
peppermint [pep′ər mint΄, pep′ərmənt]
n.
1. an aromatic, perennial plant (Mentha piperita) of the mint family, with lance-shaped leaves and whitish or purplish flowers in dense terminal spikes
2. the pungent oil it yields, used for flavoring
3. a candy or lozenge flavored with this oil

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