Definitions for hyssopus officinalis
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hyssop, Hyssopus officinalis(noun)
a European mint with aromatic and pungent leaves used in perfumery and as a seasoning in cookery; often cultivated as a remedy for bruises; yields hyssop oil
, Zoofa in Arabic Hyssopus officinalis, hyssop is a herbaceous plant of the genus Hyssopus native to Syria, Southern Europe, the Middle East, and the region surrounding the Caspian Sea. Due to its properties as an antiseptic, cough reliever, and expectorant, it is commonly used as an aromatic herb and medicinal plant.
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