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Pennyroyal and Pictures.



pennyroyal |ˈpenēˌroiəl|nouneither of two small-leaved plants of the mint family, used in herbal medicine. • A creeping Eurasianplant ( Mentha pulegium), and American pennyroyal ( Hedeoma pulegioides), family Labiatae.ORIGIN mid 16th cent.: from Anglo-Norman Frenchpuliol (based on Latin pulegium ‘thyme’ ) + real‘royal.’

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