Definition of Majorana hortensis
1. Noun. Aromatic European plant native to Mediterranean and Turkey; not widespread in Europe.
Group relationships: Genus Origanum
Generic synonyms: Origanum
Lexicographical Neighbors of Majorana Hortensis
Literary usage of Majorana hortensis
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Vascular Flora of Pennsylvania: Annotated Checklist and Atlas by Ann Fowler Rhoads, William M. Klein (1993)
"majorana hortensis Moench W Origanum vulgare L. Oregano; Wild marjoram Herbaceous perennial Cultivated, occasionally escaped to roadsides. ..."
2. The American Homœopathic Pharmacopœia (1904)
"Amount of drug power, i. Dilutions must be prepared as directed under Class III. MAJORANA. Synonyms, Origanum Majorana, Linn. majorana hortensis ..."