[men-teez] /ˈmɛn tiz/
(in the Odyssey) a captain of the Taphians. Athena assumed his form when she urged Telemachus to search for Odysseus.
[men-tee] /mɛnˈti/ noun 1. a person who is guided by a .
[men-they-shuh s] /mɛnˈθeɪ ʃəs/ adjective 1. belonging to the Menthaceae, a former name for the plant family Labiatae. /mɛnˈθeɪʃɪəs/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or belonging to the labiate plant genus Mentha (mints, etc) the members of which have scented leaves
[men-theen] /ˈmɛn θin/ noun, Chemistry. 1. any of several isomeric, monocyclic terpenes having the formula C 1 0 H 1 8 . 2. a colorless, liquid terpene, C 1 0 H 1 8 , found in certain essential oils and prepared from menthol.
[men-thawl, -thol] /ˈmɛn θɔl, -θɒl/ noun 1. Also called hexahydrothymol, peppermint camphor. Chemistry, Pharmacology. a colorless, crystalline, slightly water-soluble alcohol, C 1 0 H 2 0 O, obtained from peppermint oil or synthesized: used chiefly in perfumes, confections, cigarettes, and liqueurs and in medicine for colds and nasal disorders for its cooling effect on mucous […]