Pycnanthemum

noun
American mountain mint
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Labiatae, ↑family Labiatae, ↑Lamiaceae, ↑family Lamiaceae, ↑mint family
Member Meronyms: ↑mountain mint

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\\pikˈnan(t)thəməm\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from pycn- + -anthemum
: a genus of No. American aromatic herbs (family Labiatae) with small white or purple-dotted flowers — see basil mint, mountain mint

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Pycnanthemum — Pycnanthemum …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Pycnanthĕmum — (P. Mick.), Pflanzengattung aus der Familie der Labiatae Satureineae, 14. Kl. 1. Ordn. L.; Arten: P. incanum, P. Torrei, P. lanceolatum u.a.m., in Nordamerika, zum Theil mit wohlriechenden Blättern …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Pycnanthemum — Pycnanthemum …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Pycnanthemum — Mountain mints Flowering Short toothed Mountainmint (Pycnanthemum muticum) Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • Pycnanthemum —   Pycnanthemum …   Wikipedia Español

  • Pycnanthemum — ID 69284 Symbol Key PYCNA Common Name mountainmint Family Lamiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CA, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Pycnanthemum — Pyc·nan·the·mum (pik nanґthə məm) [Gr. pyknos dense + anthemon bloom] the mountain mints, a genus of American herbs of the family Labiatae; they are aromatic and carminative and resemble pennyroyal or spearmint in taste and smell …   Medical dictionary

  • pycnanthemum — pyc·nan·the·mum …   English syllables

  • Pycnanthemum clinopodioides — Pycnanthemum clinopodioides …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Pycnanthemum clinopodioides — Pycnanthemum clinopodioides …   Wikipédia en Français

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