Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Labiatae, ↑family Labiatae, ↑Lamiaceae, ↑family Lamiaceae, ↑mint family
Member Meronyms: ↑savory

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\\ˌsachəˈrē(y)ə, ˌsad.əˈ-\ noun
Usage: capitalized
: a genus of aromatic herbs or shrubs (family Labiatae) that are nearly all native to southern Europe and that have small entire leaves, bracted purple flowers in axillary or terminal clusters, and oblong or oval nutlets — see savory, wild basil, yerba buena

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  • Saturēia — Rivin, (Saturei, Pfefferkraut), Gattung der Labiaten, sehr aromatische Kräuter oder Halbsträucher mit ganzrandigen, kleinen oder gezahnten größern Blättern und bald achselständigen, bald endständigen Blütenständen. Etwa 130 Arten in den wärmern… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • satureia — sa·tu·rè·ia s.f. TS bot. pianta erbacea o suffruticoso del genere Satureia | con iniz. maiusc., genere della famiglia delle Labiate, cui appartengono la santoreggia e la nepitella {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: sec. XIV. ETIMO: dal lat. scient.… …   Dizionario italiano

  • satureia — {{hw}}{{satureia}}{{/hw}}s. f. Pianta erbacea aromatica delle Tubiflorali con caule rossastro, foglie lanceolate e fiori bianchi punteggiati di rosa o violetti nella specie selvatica; SIN. Santoreggia …   Enciclopedia di italiano

  • satureia — s. f. (bot.) santoreggia …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • satureia — sat·u·re·ia …   English syllables

  • Satureia hortensis — Savory Sa vo*ry (s[=a] v[ o]*r[y^]), n. [F. savor[ e]e; cf. It. santoreggia, satureja, L. satureia,] (Bot.) An aromatic labiate plant ({Satureia hortensis}), much used in cooking; also called {summer savory}. [Written also {savoury}.] [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Satureia hortensis — noun erect annual herb with oval leaves and pink flowers; used to flavor e.g. meats or soups or salads; southeastern Europe and naturalized elsewhere • Syn: ↑summer savory, ↑Satureja hortensis • Hypernyms: ↑savory • Part Meronyms: ↑summer savory …   Useful english dictionary

  • Satureia montana — noun erect perennial subshrub having pink or white flowers and leathery leaves with a flavor of thyme; southern Europe • Syn: ↑winter savory, ↑Satureja montana • Hypernyms: ↑savory • Part Meronyms: ↑winter savory, ↑winter savoury …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Satureia — noun savory • Syn: ↑Satureja, ↑genus Satureja, ↑Satureia • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Labiatae, ↑family Labiatae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • SARRIETTE — Aromates de senteur et de saveur assez distinctes, la sarriette des jardins (Satursia hortensis L.) et la sarriette vivace (S. montana ) peuvent être confondues pour l’usage thérapeutique. Ces labiées renferment (surtout dans les glandes bien… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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