Lavender

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Lavender

• (n.) An aromatic plant of the genus Lavandula (L. vera), common in the south of Europe. It yields and oil used in medicine and perfumery. The Spike lavender (L. Spica) yields a coarser oil (oil of spike), used in the arts. • (n.) The pale, purplish color of lavender flowers, paler and more delicate than lilac.Lavender: words in the defi...
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Lavender

(Lavandula) These perennials are found wild in the Mediterranean region and there are many varieties. Lavender has been used for hundreds of years in sachets, potpourris and linens and to give a light flavor to fruit dishes, sauces, cordials, and confections. The different varieties of this plant range in height from 9 inches to 3 feet, although so...
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lavender

1. <botany> An aromatic plant of the genus Lavandula (L. Vera), common in the south of Europe. It yields and oil used in medicine and perfumery. The Spike lavender (L. Spica) yields a coarser oil (oil of spike), used in the arts. ... 2. The pale, purplish colour of lavender flowers, paler and more delicate than lilac. ... <botany> Laven...
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lavender

lilac adjective of a pale purple color
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lavender

(color) lavanda
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lavender

Click images to enlargeSweet-smelling purple-flowering herb belonging to the mint family, native to western Mediterranean countries. The bushy low-growing species L. angustifolia has long, narrow, upright leaves of a silver-green colour. The small flowers, borne on spikes, vary in colour...
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Lavender

[chicken plumage] Lavender or Self-blue refers to a plumage color pattern in the chicken (Gallus gallus domesticus) characterized by a uniform, pale bluish grey color across all feathers. The distinctive color is caused by the action of an autosomal recessive gene, commonly designated as `lav`, which reduces the expression of eumelanin and ...
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Lavender

[color] The first recorded use of the word lavender as a color term in English was in 1705. == Historical development of the concept of the color == Originally, the name lavender only applied to flowers. By 1930, the book A Dictionary of Color identified three major shades of lavender—[floral] lavender, lavender gray, and lavender blue, a...
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Lavender

[magazine] Lavender Magazine is a biweekly magazine, part of Lavender Media, published in Minneapolis, Minnesota for the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender community. It is distributed free of charge in the Twin Cites of Minneapolis and St. Paul and in some other cities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. ...
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Lavender

[Marillion song] `Lavender` is neo-progressive rock band Marillion`s second single from their breakthrough album Misplaced Childhood. The follow-up to the big UK number 2 hit `Kayleigh`, the song was their second Top 5 UK hit, entering the chart on 7 September 1985, reaching number 5 and staying on the chart for 9 weeks. None of the group`s...
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Lavender

Lav'en·der noun [ Middle English lavendre , French lavande , Italian lavanda lavender, a washing, from Latin lavare to wash; confer Italian lsavendola , Late Latin lavendula . So called because it was used in bathing and washing. See Lave . to wash, a...
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Lavender

A good antiseptic, calming, treats headaches, insomnia,depression, aches, wounds, insect bites, reduces stress and tension, is purifying and healing to the skin.
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lavender

A plant with aromatic leaves and flowers that is a member of the mint family. Oil from the flowers has been used in some cultures to treat certain medical problems, to keep insects away, and to wash in. It is also used in aromatherapy. Perillyl alcohol, a substance found in lavender, is being studied in cancer prevention and treatment. The scientif...
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Lavender

Another name for the colouration found in cats called Lilac. See Lilac.
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lavender

any plant of the genus Lavandula, comprising about 30 species of the mint family Lamiaceae, native to countries bordering on the Mediterranean. ...
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Lavender

Cat fur color gray with a pinkish cast.
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Lavender

Contains essential oils with antiseptic properties.
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Lavender

Lavender (Lavandula vera) is a hardy perennial evergreen herb of the family Labiatae, growing to about one meter tall and a native of southern Europe. It has been valued for many years for its fragrant flowers which retain their fragrance for a long time if carefully gathered and dried. It has ever-grey leaves, narrow and entire, and in summer bear...
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Lavender

Lavender is an English name for girls. The meaning is `lavender` The name Lavender is most commonly given to American girls. The name sounds like: Lavonda, Levonda Similar names are: Lakendra
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Lavender

Lavender is slang for a homosexual man.
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lavender

lavender, common name for any plant of the genus Lavandula, herbs or shrubby plants of the family Labiatae (mint family), most of which are native to the Mediterranean region but naturalized elsewhere. The true lavender (L. officinalis) has grayish foliage and small blue or pale purplish flowers (wh...
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Lavender

Lavendula officinalis
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lavender

[adj] - of a pale purple color 2. [n] - any of various Old World aromatic shrubs or subshrubs with usually mauve or blue flowers
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