Cunila Mariana
Dittany Dit"ta*ny, n. [OE. dytane, detane, dytan, OF. ditain, F. dictame, L. dictamnum, fr. Gr. di`ktamnon, di`ktamnos, a plant growing in abundance on Mount Dicte in Crete. Cf. {Dittander}.] (Bot.) (a) A plant of the Mint family ({Origanum Dictamnus}), a native of Crete. (b) The {Dictamnus Fraxinella}. See {Dictamnus}. (c) In America, the {Cunila Mariana}, a fragrant herb of the Mint family. [1913 Webster]

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