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oil of spearmint
oil of spear·mint
volatile oil from the flowering tops of Mentha spicata (family Labiatae, pharmaceutical aid (flavor) and a carminative.
oil of spear·mint (oyl spērmint)
Volatile oil from flowering tops of Mentha spicata; pharmaceutical aid (flavor) and a carminative.
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Chemical composition, antioxidant and antimicrobial activities of essential oil of Spearmint
(Mentha spicata L.
In essential oil of spearmint plant, the main components were 1,8 cineole and pulegone Table 1.
Essential oil of spearmint plant was used extensively in the food, flavor, and pharmaceutical industrial.