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Definition of Lavender
LavenderLavender Lav"en*der, n. [OE. lavendre, F. lavande, It. lavanda
lavender, a washing, fr. L. lavare to wash; cf. It.
lsavendola, LL. lavendula. So called because it was used in
bathing and washing. See Lave. to wash, and cf.
1. (Bot.) 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
2. The pale, purplish color of lavender flowers, paler and
more delicate than lilac.
Lavender cotton (Bot.), a low, twiggy, aromatic shrub
(Santolina Cham[ae]cyparissus) of the Mediterranean
region, formerly used as a vermifuge, etc., and still used
to keep moths from wardrobes. Also called ground
Lavender water, a perfume composed of alcohol, essential
oil of lavender, essential oil of bergamot, and essence of
Sea lavender. (Bot.) See Marsh rosemary.
To lay in lavender.
(a) To lay away, as clothing, with sprigs of lavender.
(b) To pawn. [Obs.]
Meaning of Lavender from wikipedia
(common name lavender
) is a genus
of 47 known species
of flowering plants
in the mint family, Lamiaceae. It is native
to the Old World
(born 16 February
1946) is an English
stage, film and television
actor. He is best known
for his role as Private
Pike in the BBC sitcom...
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is a light shade
of purple. It applies particularly
to the color
- Daniela Lavender
, Lady Kingsley
(born Daniela Barbosa
de Carneiro; 14 December
1974) is a Brazilian
on Brazilian television
and on English-language...
Town (****anese: シオンタウン, Hepburn: Shion
Town) is a fictional village
in the Pokémon Red and Blue video
as a haunted...
- The "lavender
scare" was a moral panic during
the mid-20th century about
in the United States government
oil is an essential
from the flower spikes
of certain species
are over 400 types
- A lavender marriage
is a male–female mixed-orientation marriage, undertaken
as a marriage
the socially stigmatised
- include lavender
, true lavender
or English lavender
(though not native
to England); also garden lavender
, common lavender
, and narrow-leaved lavender
is a 2004 British drama
Dance. The screenplay
on a 1908 short story
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