Definition of Clary sage

1. Noun. Stout Mediterranean sage with white or pink or violet flowers; yields oil used as a flavoring and in perfumery.

Exact synonyms: Salvia Clarea
Generic synonyms: Sage, Salvia



2. Noun. Fresh leaves used in omelets and fritters and with lamb.
Generic synonyms: Sage
Group relationships: Salvia Clarea

Definition of Clary sage

1. Noun. (spelink Salvia sclarea), a biennial or short-lived herbaceous perennial. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Clary Sage

claro
claro-obscuro
claroes
claros
clarré
clarsach
clarsachs
clart
clarted
clartier
clartiest
clarting
clarts
clarty
clary
clary sage (current term)
clas
clash
clashed
clasher
clashers
clashes
clashier
clashiest
clashing
clashingly
clasht
clashy
clasmatocyte
clasmatosis

Literary usage of Clary sage

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1. The Field and Garden Vegetables of America: Containing Full Descriptions of by Fearing Burr (1874)
"... the flavor being considered pleasant and delicate. There are no described varieties. CLARY. Loud. clary sage. Sal via sclarea. Clary is a hardy, ..."

2. Food Chemicals Codex: First Supplement to the Fifth Edition by Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Committee on Food Chemicals Codex, Committee on Food Chemicals Codex, Institute of Medicine (U. S.) (2006)
"540-541 Infrared Spectrum, 682 Citrus Oils, Ultraviolet Absorbance of, 932-933 Clary Oil, 116 Infrared Spectrum, 683 clary sage Oil, 116 Clove Bud ..."

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