Word Origin for origanum
Examples from the Web for origanum
Dr Cattell scents it with the oils of origanum and bergamot instead of cinnamon.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II|Arnold Cooley
Marjoram oil, distilled from Origanum majoranoides, and obtained entirely from Cyprus.The Handbook of Soap Manufacture|W. H. Simmons
For twenty years the distillation of origanum oil has been made under Government control.
The caterpillar feeds on thyme (Thymus Serpyllum) and marjoram (Origanum vulgare).Butterflies and Moths|William S. Furneaux
Different opinions have been held as to the botanical identification of the plant from which the Cyprus origanum oil is produced.