Definition of Marjoram. Meaning of Marjoram. Synonyms of Marjoram

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Definition of Marjoram

Marjoram
Marjoram Mar"jo*ram, n. [OE. majoran, F. marjolaine, LL. marjoraca, fr. L. amaracus, amaracum, Gr. ?, ?.] (Bot.) A genus of mintlike plants (Origanum) comprising about twenty-five species. The sweet marjoram (O. Majorana) is pecularly aromatic and fragrant, and much used in cookery. The wild marjoram of Europe and America is O. vulgare, far less fragrant than the other.

Meaning of Marjoram from wikipedia

- some Middle Eastern countries, marjoram is synonymous with oregano, and there the names sweet marjoram and knotted marjoram are used to distinguish it from...
- erect spikes. It is sometimes called wild marjoram, and its close relative, O. majorana, is known as sweet marjoram. Used since the middle 18th century, oregano...
- Marjoram is a somewhat cold-sensitive perennial herb. Marjoram may also refer to: Kahlua Marjoram, one of the heroines in Galaxy Angel Tequila Marjoram...
- Adam Marjoram (born 31 May 1993 in Perth) is a racing driver from Australia. He currently competes in the Super2 Series for Image Racing. "Super2 set for...
- Pot marjoram is a common name for a number of species of Origanum used as herbs, including: Origanum onites, a species found in Sicily, Greece and Turkey...
- vulgare, commonly known as European oregano, oregano, pot marjoram, wild marjoram, winter marjoram, or wintersweet. This species is also extremely common...
- named HMS Marjoram: HMS Marjoram (1917), an Anchusa-cl**** sloop launched on 26 December 1917 and wrecked on 17 January 1921. HMS Marjoram (K206), a Flower-cl****...
- for sautéed garlic, onion, zucchini, aubergine (eggplant), bell pepper, marjoram, fennel and basil, or bay leaf and thyme, or a mix of green herbs like...
- sold under this name in the 1970s. These blends often contain savory, marjoram, rosemary, thyme, and oregano. Lavender leaves are also included in products...
- Origanum dictamnus (dittany of Crete, Cretan dittany or hop marjoram), known in Gr**** as δίκταμο (díktamo, cf. "dittany") or in Cretan dialect έρωντας...
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