Micromeria

noun
large genus of fragrant chiefly Old World herbs
Syn: ↑genus Micromeria
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Labiatae, ↑family Labiatae, ↑Lamiaceae, ↑family Lamiaceae, ↑mint family

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\\ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈmirēə\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from micr- + Greek meros part, portion + New Latin -ia — more at merit
: a large genus of fragrant chiefly Old World herbs (family Labiatae) having a calyx chiefly 13-veined, a small corolla barely exserted, and four unequal anthers — see yerba buena

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  • Micromeria — Micromeria …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Micromeria — nervosa Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae …   Wikipedia

  • Micromerĭa — (M. Benth.), Pflanzengattung aus der Familie Labiatae Melissinae, 2. Kl. 1. Ordn. L.; Arten: M. filiformis, in Südfrankreich; das Kraut sonst als Herba cunllae thymoides officinell; andere in Südeuropa, Nord u. Südamerika etc …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Micromeria —   Micromeria M. fruticosa …   Wikipedia Español

  • Micromeria — Micromeria …   Wikipédia en Français

  • micromeria — mi·cro·me·ria …   English syllables

  • Micromeria fruticosa — Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae (unranked) …   Wikipedia

  • Micromeria remota — Conservation status Least Concern (IUCN 3.1) Scientific classification …   Wikipedia

  • Micromeria graeca —   Micromeria graeca …   Wikipedia Español

  • Micromeria chamissonis — noun trailing perennial evergreen herb of northwestern United States with small white flowers; used medicinally • Syn: ↑yerba buena, ↑Micromeria douglasii, ↑Satureja douglasii • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Member Hol …   Useful english dictionary

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