- noun a herb which is grown to produce an oil used in sweets, drinks and toothpaste
- noun an aromatic herb (Mentha piperata) which is cultivated to produce an oil used in confectionery, drinks and toothpaste
- A strongly scented plant of the mint family, Mentha x piperita, with dark green pointed leaves and small pink or purple flowers. Mainly cultivated for its oil which is used as a flavouring, but may be used as a culinary herb.
- noun a flavouring prepared from the oil of a mint plant