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Synonyms for oregano

pungent leaves used as seasoning with meats and fowl and in stews and soups and omelets

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Country salad always comes topped with a slab of feta and rigani, a wild herb closely related to oregano.
Place the slice of feta on top and scatter the rigani or oregano on it, then pour on the oil.
The main Rigani restaurant offers a buffet which will take you to different destinations every morning and every night.
It is a chilly Wednesday night in Nicosia, the screen has dropped on the outside dining area at Valtou Rigani (Throw oregano at it); 'inside or out' asked the charming waiter; all staff clad in classic black and white striped aprons.
"Kolokouthkia me tin rigani!" he snaps, a Cypriot euphemism that translates as 'nonsense!' (though a pedant might translate it as 'courgettes with oregano!').