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Related / Similar Words: basil, sweet basil, St. Basil, Basil of Caesarea, Basil the Great, St. Basil the Great

 

Definition:
  • leaves or the common basil; used fresh or dried;
  • (Roman Catholic Church) the bishop of Caesarea who defended the Church against the heresies of the 4th century; a saint and Doctor of the Church (329-379);
  • any of several Old World tropical aromatic annual or perennial herbs of the genus Ocimum;

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    Hyponyms: common basil, sweet basil, Ocimum basilicum

     

    Part Meronyms: common basil, sweet basil, Ocimum basilicum

     

    Member Meronyms: Ocimum, genus Ocimum

     

    Language Translations:
    Bosnian: bosiljak   Croatian: bosiljak  
    Dutch: basilicum   Esperanto: bazilio  
    Finnish: basilika   French: basilic  
    German: Basilikum   Hebrew: בזיליקום  
    Italian: basilico   Japanese: バジル  
    Maltese: ħabaq   Portuguese: manjericão  
    Spanish: albahaca  
     
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