Definition of American germander
1. Noun. Subshrub with serrate leaves and cream-colored to pink or purple flowers in spikelike racemes; North America.
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Literary usage of American germander
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1. A Manual of the Medical Botany of North America by Laurence Johnson (1884)
"american germander, Wood-Sage. Description.—Calyx oblique, unequally 5-toothed. Corolla with the 4 upper lobes nearly equal, oblong, turned forward ..."
2. The Chicago Medical Journal and Examiner (1884)
"T. Canadense (american germander). Medical properties: Stimulant, tonic, aromatic, bitter, antirheumatic. Genus Mentha (Mint). ..."