any of various plants belonging to the genus Plectranthus, of the mint family, native to the Old World tropics, having rounded, scalloped or toothed leaves and widely cultivated as a houseplant.
noun 1. a massage employing techniques of manipulation and muscular exercise systematized in Sweden in the 19th century. Swedish massage noun 1. massage combined with a system (Swedish movements or gymnastics) of passive and active exercising of muscles and joints Swedish massage Swed·ish massage (swē’dĭsh) n. A system of therapeutic massage and exercise for the […]
- Swedish mile
noun 1. a unit of length used in Sweden, equal to 10 kilometres
adjective, swarthier, swarthiest. 1. (of skin color, complexion, etc.) dark. adjective swarthier, swarthiest 1. dark-hued or dark-complexioned
noun 1. Gladys, 1904–69, U.S. soprano.