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clove

(klōv) the tropical tree Syzygium aromaticum, or its dried flower bud, which is used as a source of clove oil.

clove

[klōv]
Etymology: L, clavus, nail
the dried flower bud of Eugenia caryophyllata. It contains the lactone caryophyllin and a volatile oil used as a dental analgesic, a germicide, and a salve. Clove is also used as a spice and a carminative against nausea, vomiting, and flatulence.

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