oil of peppermint


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oil of pep·per·mint

a volatile oil containing menthol (not less than 50% of total) obtained by steam distillation from the fresh flowering plant Mentha piperita (family Labiatae). Used as a pharmaceutical aid (flavor) and in flavoring liqueurs; a carminative.

oil of pep·per·mint

(oyl pepĕr-mint)
Volatile oil used as a pharmaceutical aid (flavor).
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Peppermint Stick is a white bean speckled with red and flavored with real oil of peppermint.
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Toothpaste: Take 1 teaspoon bicarbonate of soda, charcoal or powdered strawberry roots and 2 drops of essential oil of peppermint.