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Definition of the noun sweet woodruff

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noun

  1. Old World fragrant stoloniferous perennial having small white flowers and narrow leaves used as flavoring and in sachets; widely cultivated as a ground cover; in some classifications placed in genus Asperula
  2. fragrant dark green leaves used to flavor May wine

Alternative definition of the noun sweet woodruff

noun

  1. An aromatic perennial plant, used as a strewing herb, Galium odoratum or Asperula odorata, with small white flowers.

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Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Herbs (2009)

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

Galium odoratum gā-lē-ŭm ō-dŏ-rā-tŭm sweet woodruff French: aspérule odorante, petit muguet des bois German: Waldmeister Dutch: onze lieve vrouwenbedstro, meikruid Italian: stellina odorosa, piccolo murghetto, asperula odorosa ...

Google previewThe Herbal Encyclopedia (2004)

A Practical Guide to the Many Uses of Herbs by Lisa R. Waltz

Sweet Woodruff Galium odoratum MEDICINAL: Sweet Woodruff is good for the liver, cuts, wounds, diuretic, antispasmodic, blood purifier and tonic, and cleansing kidney and bladder obstructions. It is also used to flavor German May wine, and ...

Google previewCunningham's Encyclopedia of Magical Herbs (2012)

by Scott Cunningham

Calamus Sweet Scented Goldenrod: Goldenrod Sweet Scented Life- Everlasting: Life-Everlasting Sweet Sedge: Calamus Sweet Violet: Violet Sweet Weed: Althea Sweet Wood: Cinnamon Sweet Woodruff: Woodruff Swine Bread: Cyclamen ...

Google previewDictionary of Flavors (2017)

by Dolf De Rovira, Sr.

Sweet woodruff has a tobacco, almost honey‐like odor. See Tobacco, Brown (Compounds), and Chart 405– Woodruff. Woody – 1. Reminiscent of wood. A dry resinous character that is made up of ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

English: woodruff, sweet woodruff, woodroof, mugwet, sweet grass Arabic: fuwwa regiga G. parisiense L. English: wall bedstraw G. propinquum Cunn. English: Maori bedstraw, New Zealand bedstraw Maori name: mawe G. spurium L. subsp.

Google previewThe Wordsworth Dictionary of Culinary & Menu Terms (2000)

by Rodney Dale

Myrrhis odorata, also called myrrh; the flavour of the leaves resembles that of aniseed sweet gale sweet peppers sweet potatoes sweet woodruff sweetbreads sweetcorn sweeteners swiezy Swiss cheese Swiss roll Swiss steaks Myrica gale, ...

Google previewLeung's Encyclopedia of Common Natural Ingredients (2011)

Used in Food, Drugs and Cosmetics by Ikhlas A. Khan, Ehab A. Abourashed

oil sweet basil sweet bay sweet birch oil sweet woodruff tagetes tarragon thyme turmeric vanilla West Indianbay ylang ylangoil other ingredients: arnica balm bergamot oil ginseng Peristalsis, promotion, see Laxatives ''Permeability'' vitamin, ...

Google previewThe junior encyclopedia britannica (1897)

a reference library of general knowledge by L. Brent Vaughan

The sweet woodruff, with its whorled leaves and white blossom , is found plentifully in Britain in woods and shady places. The dried leaves are ...

Google previewFlip Dictionary (2002)

by Barbara Kipfer

bead tree coltsfoot herb bennet parsley sweet woodruff belladonna columbine herb Paris parsnip tamarack bergamot comfrey horehound pennyroyal tansy betel nut palm common alder horse chestnut peppermint tarragon be tony comomile ...

Google previewThe Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland (2016)

by Patrick Hanks, Richard Coates, Peter McClure

nickname from Middle English woderove 'woodruff, sweet woodruff' (Old English wudurofe), a sweet-scented plant. The surname might have been for someone who used the plant as a perfume. (ii) locative name perhaps for someone who ...

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