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Definition of the noun clary

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noun - plural: claries

  1. aromatic herb of southern Europe; cultivated in Great Britain as a potherb and widely as an ornamental


  1. Clary is a fictional character from the 1955 film The Night of the Hunter.
  2. Clary is a fictional character from the 2008 film City of Ember.

There are other characters with in their name, like Robert Clary.


Clary a.k.a. Clary, Virginia: Clary is an unincorporated community in Shenandoah County, in the U.S. state of Virginia.

Phrases with Clary

  1. clary sage
  2. wild clary
  3. Annual Clary
  4. meadow clary

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Google previewHistorical Encyclopedia of Illinois (1906)

by Newton Bateman

Clary is a Democrat in ...

Google previewGardening in Your Greenhouse (1998)

by Mark Freeman

Clary Sage Clary is a biennial sage that is grown like and can be used similarly to perennial sage, discussed below. Besides being biennial, it differs in another regard: Its blue or pink flowers (technically bracts, or leaves, like the red part of a ...

Google previewThe Modern Housewife; Or, Ménagère (1880)

Comprising Nearly One Thousand Receipts for the Economic and Judicious Preparation of Every Meal of the Day ... Illustrated ... by Alexis Soyer

CLARY is a plant of the sage kind ; its leaves are sometimes used to flavour soups, and is liked by a few. KENNEL may be used very often with advantage ; it is, however, rarely uard but with fish. CELERY, which is now grown to such ...

Google previewReports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of Appeals of Maryland (1839)

by Richard W. Gill, John Johnson

Clary is the possession of Poole, then the horse was a chose in possession of Poole, and not a mere chose in action.

Google previewThe Modern Housewife or Ménagère ... Illustrated with engravings including a portrait ... Thirty second thousand (1858)

CLARY is a plant of the sage kind ...

Google previewKnives 2015 (2014)

The World's Greatest Knife Book by Joe Kertzman

Jordan Clary is a freelance writer and professional blogger who became interested in knives while visiting a primitive tribe of knifemakers in Burma. Pat Covert started seriously collecting knives in the mid-80s and penning articles about them ...

Google previewShadowhunter's Guide (2013)

City of Bones by Mimi O'Connor

- CLARISSA “CLARY” FRAY Clary is a fiery- natured, redheaded young artist.

Google previewCreating the Prairie Xeriscape (2013)

by Sara Williams

Clary means clear-eyed, alluding to its former use in healing eye afflictions. The seeds were leached in water to use as an eyewash. Interestingly, the grey-green foliage is used in the modern pharmaceutical-cosmetic industry. Plants are 30 to ...

Google previewThe Useful Family Herbal: Or, an Account of All ... English Plants ... Remarkable for Their Virtues and of Drugs ... and Their Uses ... With an Introduction, Containing Directions for ... Preserving ... Herbs ... and Receipts for Making ... Distilled Waters ... and an Appendix. The Second Edition (1755)

by John Hill

CLary is a common Plant in our Gardens, not very beautiful, but kept 'for its Virtues. It grows two Feet and a half high; the Leaves are t rough, and the Flowers of a whitish blue. The Stalks are thick, fieshy, and upright ;_ ...

Google previewThe Modern Housewife (1851)

Or, Ménagère. Comprising Nearly One Thousand Receipts, for the Economic and Judicious Preparation of Every Meal of the Day, and Those for the Nursery and Sick Room; and Minute Directions for Family Management in All Its Branches. Illustrated with Engravings Including the Modern Housewife's Unique Kitchen, and Magic Stove by Alexis Soyer

CLARY is a plant of the sage kind ; its leaves are sometimes used to flavour soups, and is liked by a few. FENNEL may be used very often with advantage ...

Google previewA Practical Dictionary of Domestic Medicine. With a popular description of anatomy, physiology, ... surgery, etc (1808)

by Richard Reece

CLARY is an aromatic plant often used as a substitute for hops and for giving malt liquors, in which it is infused, something of an intoxicating quality. It is recommended in hysteric and nervous complaints attended with symptoms of flatulence.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Aphrodisiacs (2013)

Psychoactive Substances for Use in Sexual Practices by Christian Rätsch, Claudia Müller-Ebeling

Other Names Baccar, bakkaris, clarry, clear eye, common clary, gartenscharlach, muskatellerkraut, muskatellersalbei (German), oevale, sclarea, sclarée (French), toute-bonne The aromatic, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Herbs (2009)

A Comprehensive Reference to Herbs of Flavor and Fragrance by Thomas DeBaggio, Arthur O. Tucker

Salvia sclarea săl-vē-å sklă-rē-å clary sage French: toute-bonne, sauge sclarée German: Scharlei, Muskatsalbei Italian: sclarea, erba moscatella, scanderona, trippa di dama, scarleggia Spanish: hierba de los ojos, amaro, almaro, salvia ...

Google previewRodale's Illustrated Encyclopedia of Herbs (1998)

by Claire Kowalchik, William H. Hylton

CLARY Salvia Sclarea Iamiaceae (Iabiatae) Strolling along a dirt road through the country, a sudden gust of wind whips a speck of dirt into your eye. Ouch! At home, your eye still red and teary, you skim through an herbal for a natural remedy.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Essential Oils (2013)

The Complete Guide to the Use of Aromatic Oils In Aromatherapy, Herbalism, Health, and Well Being by Lawless, Julia

SYNONYMS Clary, clary wort, muscatel sage, clear eye, see bright, common clary, clarry, eye bright. GENERAL DESCRIPTION Stout biennial or perennial herb up to 1 metre high with large, hairy ...

Google previewThe Gardeners Dictionary (1735)

Containing the Methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit and Flower Garden, as Also the Physick Garden, Wilderness, Conservatory, and Vineyard by Philip Miller

SCLAREA; Clary. The Characters are ; It is a verticillate Plant with a labiated Flower, consisting of one Leaf, whose Upper-lip, or Crest, is hooked, but the Under-lip, or Beard, is divided into three Parts, the middle Segment being hollow and ...

Google previewThe Cook's Dictionary and House-keeper's Directory (1830)

A New Family Manual of Cookery and Confectionery, on a Plan of Ready Reference, Never Hitherto Attempted by Richard Dolby

Wash and dry thoroughly some clary leaves, dip them in the batter, and fry them. Garnish with Seville orange, and serve them with melted butter. - CLARY Pancakes.—Make a batter with three eggs, three spoonssul of flour, a int of milk, and a ...

Google previewChambers's Encyclopaedia (1901)

A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge

Clary [Salvia sclarea), a native of southern Europe, which has been cultivated from a very early period for its aromatic and...

Clary is antispasmodic and stimulating, and is used for seasoning soups, and in confectionery, while a fermented ...

Google previewThe Universal Gardener and Botanist; Or, A General Dictionary of Gardening and Botany, Etc (1778)

by Thomas MAWE (and ABERCROMBIE (John) Horticulturist.), John ABERCROMBIE (Horticulturist.)

SALVIA, Sage, Clary, &c. It comprehends under-shrubby, herbaceous, and shrubby plants, both for the kitchen garden, pleasure ground, and green-houfe, garnished mostly with spear-shaped, oval, and oblong leaves, and fmall, ...

Google previewThe Universal Gardener and Botanist: Or, A General Dictionary of Gardening and Botany ... The Second Edition. Carefully Revised ... and Very Much Enlarged, Etc (1797)

by Thomas MAWE (and ABERCROMBIE (John) Horticulturist.)

To this genus Salvia, is now joined Sclarea, or common Garden Clary, and Horminum, or Wild Clary, &c, ...

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Small photo of Cape Manzamo, the cape that extending to the sea off the west coast of the island. Resemble Clary As a result of erosion by wind and water for several hundred years. one of the landmark on Okinawa.Small photo of Pressed and dried flower salvia (sage, clary), isolated on white background. For use in scrapbooking, pressed floristry or herbarium.Small photo of Background or Texture of Salvia nemorosa 'Caradonna' Balkan Clary , Nepeta fassenii 'Six Hills Giant', chrysanthemum, carnation in a Country Cottage Garden in a romantic rustic style. LatviaSmall photo of Background or Texture of Salvia nemorosa 'Caradonna' Balkan Clary , Nepeta fassenii 'Six Hills Giant', snapdragon, carnation in a Country Cottage Garden in a romantic rustic style. LatviaSmall photo of Pressed and dried sage (clary, salvia), isolated on white background. For use in scrapbooking, floristry or herbarium.Small photo of Woodland sage, Balcan clary (Salvia nemorosa)Small photo of Close up of a field of pink flowers of the Woodland Sage, Balkan Clary (Salvia nemorosa) More...

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Direction. Beauty. Meaning | Jace and Clary

Pairing: Jace and Clary from Cassandra Clare's The Mortal Instruments. Quote is from One Tree Hill's 5x12.

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I'm not sure how aware of the rest of the world I am. I live a rather sheltered existence. (Julian Clary)
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Scrabble value of C3L1A1R1Y4

The value of this 5-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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