Sentence Examples


  • Peppermint and spearmint, two herbs listed as included in this company's products, provide pleasant tasting teas, flavor candies and desserts, and also have medicinal qualities; their aromas are stimulating rather than soothing.
  • It is a colourless liquid, possessing a peppermint odour and boiling at 155° C. Nitric acid oxidizes it to adipic acid.
  • Owing to the climate other countries are less favoured, although lavender and peppermint are largely cultivated at Mitcham in Surrey, in Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire.
  • Lavender and peppermint oils of English origin rank as the best qualities.
  • The best known of these are cloves, pimento (allspice), myrtle, eucalyptus, caraway, fennel, dill, coriander, rosemary, lavender, peppermint, spearmint, nutmeg, cinnamon, sandal-wood, turpentine, juniper berries, valerian and sumbul.