Definition of Origanum dictamnus

1. Noun. Dwarf aromatic shrub of Crete.

Exact synonyms: Cretan Dittany, Crete Dittany, Dittany Of Crete, Hop Marjoram, Winter Sweet
Group relationships: Genus Origanum
Generic synonyms: Origanum



Lexicographical Neighbors of Origanum Dictamnus

Oriental black mushroom
Oriental boil
Oriental garlic
Oriental plane
Oriental ringworm
Oriental schistosomiasis
Oriental scops owl
Oriental sore
Oriental ulcer
Orientalize
Orientalized
Orientalizes
Orientalizing
Orientals
Origanum dictamnus
Origanum majorana
Origanum vulgare
Origen
Origenism
Origenist
Origenists
Orimulsion
Orimulsions
Orin
Orinase
Orinoco
Orinoco River
Oriole
Orioles

Literary usage of Origanum dictamnus

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Medical Lexicon: A Dictionary of Medical Science ... with French and Other by Robley Dunglison (1860)
"... Dictamnus albus —rf. de Crite, origanum dictamnus. DICTAM'NUS ALBUS, from Dictamnus, a town in Crete j D. ..."

2. American Druggist (1890)
"This is, however, not a Dictamnus proper, but an Origanum, viz., origanum dictamnus L.; a labiate plant found in Crete and other places of the Grecian ..."

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