aromatic

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aromatic herb of temperate Eurasia and North Africa having a bitter taste used in making the liqueur absinthe absinthe , Artemisia absinthium , common wormwood , lad's love , old man
perennial marsh plant having swordlike leaves and aromatic roots Acorus calamus , calamus , flagroot , myrtle flag , sweet calamus , sweet flag
aromatic bulb used as seasoning ail , garlic
low-growing annual with yellow flowers dotted red; faintly aromatic of pine resin; Europe, British Isles and North Africa Ajuga chamaepitys , ground pine , yellow bugle
trailing European aromatic plant of the mint family having rounded leaves and small purplish flowers often grown in hanging baskets; naturalized in North America; sometimes placed in genus Nepeta alehoof , field balm , gill-over-the-ground , Glechoma hederaceae , ground ivy , Nepeta hederaceae , runaway robin
series of non-aromatic saturated hydrocarbons with the general formula CnH(2n+2) alkane , alkane series , methane series , paraffin , paraffin series
deciduous shrubs having aromatic bark; eastern China; southwestern and eastern United States allspice
tropical American tree having small white flowers and aromatic berries allspice tree , Pimenta officinalis
aromatic West Indian tree that produces allspice berries allspice , allspice tree , Pimenta dioica , pimento tree
southeastern Asian perennial with aromatic roots Alpinia galanga , galangal
Chinese perennial with pyramidal racemes of white flowers and pungent aromatic roots used medicinally and as flavoring Alpinia officinalis , Alpinia officinarum , lesser galangal
deciduous shrub of the eastern United States having highly aromatic leaves and bark and yellow flowers followed by scarlet or yellow berries American spicebush , Benjamin bush , Benzoin odoriferum , Lindera benzoin , spice bush , spicebush
unarmed woody rhizomatous perennial plant distinguished from wild sarsaparilla by more aromatic roots and panicled umbels; southeastern North America to Mexico American spikenard , Aralia racemosa , life-of-man , petty morel
aromatic gum of the ammoniac plant ammoniac , gum ammoniac
aromatic Old World herb having aromatic threadlike foliage and seeds used as seasoning Anethum graveolens , dill
aromatic stems or leaves or roots of Angelica Archangelica angelica
native to Egypt but cultivated widely for its aromatic seeds and the oil from them used medicinally and as a flavoring in cookery anise , anise plant , Pimpinella anisum
aromatic annual Old World herb cultivated for its finely divided and often curly leaves for use especially in soups and salads Anthriscus cereifolium , beaked parsley , chervil
small shrub of Apalachicola River area in southeastern United States having highly aromatic pinkish flowers; a threatened species Apalachicola rosemary , Conradina glabra
widely cultivated herb with aromatic leaf stalks that are eaten raw or cooked Apium graveolens dulce , celery , cultivated celery
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