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myrtle (murˑ·tl),

n Latin name:
Myrtus communis; parts used: leaves, seeds; uses: congestive respiratory conditions, urinary infections, anthelmintic, astringent, antiinflammatory, antihyperglycemic; precautions: pregnancy, lactation, children, liver conditions, gastrointestinal inflammation, diabetes mellitus, anti-diabetic medication, medicines metabo-lized by cytochrome P-450. Also called
bridal myrtle, common myrtle, Dutch myrtle, Jew's myrtle, mirth, or
Roman myrtle.
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We couldn't be happier to be welcoming visitors to the beautiful Myrtle Beach area during what we locals refer to as the best time of year to visit," said Brad Dean, president and CEO of the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce.
Myrtle worked in Boots and later for an insurance company.
A number of the Myrtle Beach area's finest resorts and attractions are offering specials throughout the championships.
WestJet s Myrtle Beach-bound flight will leave Toronto s Pearson International Airport at 9:30 am and land at Myrtle Beach International Airport at 11:35 am.
But when Myrtle opened her front door, she cried out in surprise.
As tradition dictates for royal weddings, the bride's bouquet contained a sprig of myrtle from the original myrtle bush planted by Queen Victoria at Osborne House, Isle of Wight in 1845.
Survivors include her husband, Jeffery Cyganiewicz of Myrtle Beach; three sons, Scott Cyganiewicz of Conway, James Cyganiewicz of Myrtle Beach and Michael Cyganiewicz of Myrtle Beach; a daughter, Lisa Stocker of Myrtle Beach; four grandchildren, Katie, Kayla, Catherine of Myrtle Beach and Ethan Cyganiewicz of Conway; four brothers, four sisters and many nieces and nephews.
According to Susan Martin, director of sales for Lennar's Coastal Carolina Division, there is much to celebrate at Clear Pond At Myrtle Beach National including the community's 11 new home designs, new phase, new model home and huge opportunities that offer buyers up to $12,000 in savings and up to $3,000 towards closing costs.
To kick off the flights Myrtle Beach Direct will offer March Myrtle Madness specials with one-way air fares starting at USD99 and golf packages at USD399 per person.
These crape myrtles with breathtaking bark are eminently suitable for Valley planting.
New construction is set to begin at 756 Myrtle Avenue, located on the Southeast corner of Myrtle and Nostrand Avenue, Brooklyn, NY.