Words nearby bergamot
Origin of bergamot
Definition for bergamot (2 of 2)
noun, plural Ber·ga·mos.
Origin of Bergamo1
Examples from the Web for bergamot
“Lemon juice” for use on shipboard is prepared also from the fruits of limes and Bergamot oranges.
We suppose we shall soon have him Promoting the Growth of the Hair, in combination with essence of rose, violet, or bergamot.Punch - Volume 25 (Jul-Dec 1853)|Various
Take out the alkanet root, and put in two pennyworth of essence of lemon, and a few drops of bergamot.
Dr Cattell scents it with the oils of origanum and bergamot instead of cinnamon.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II|Arnold Cooley
Two drachms of bergamot, and a few drops of attar of roses would suffice.Searchlights on Health: Light on Dark Corners|B.G. Jefferis
British Dictionary definitions for bergamot (1 of 2)
- wild bergamot a North American plant, Monarda fistulosa, with clusters of purple flowers: family Lamiaceae (labiates)
- a garden plant of the same genus, usually M. didyma (bee balm), grown for its scarlet or pink flowers