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Definition of 'mint'


  1. (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent; "a batch of letters"; "a deal of trouble"; "a lot of money"; "he made a mint on the stock market"; "it must have cost plenty"
       Synonyms: batch deal flock good deal great deal hatful heap lot mass mess mickle muckle peck pile plenty pot quite a little raft sight slew spate stack tidy sum wad whole lot whole slew
  2. any north temperate plant of the genus Mentha with aromatic leaves and small mauve flowers
  3. the leaves of a mint plant used fresh or candied
  4. a candy that is flavored with a mint oil
       Synonyms: mint candy
  5. a plant where money is coined by authority of the government


  1. form by stamping, punching, or printing; "strike coins"; "strike a medal"
       Synonyms: coin strike


  1. as if new; "in mint condition"

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