jasmine


jasmine
jasmine or jasmin [jaz′min, jas′min]
n.
[Fr jasmin < Ar yās(a)mīn < Pers yāsamīn]
1. any of a genus (Jasminum) of tropical and subtropical plants of the olive family, with fragrant flowers of yellow, red, or white, used in perfumes or for scenting tea
2. any of several other similar plants with fragrant flowers, as yellow jasmine
3. pale yellow

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