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sandlewood

Chinese medicine
A tree, the resinous wood of which is an antiseptic, carminative and sedative; it is used for bronchitis, dermatitis, poor digestion, sexually transmitted infections and urogenital infections.
  
Fringe medicine
An essence which, in the pseudoscience of flower essence therapy, is believed to relieve tension and anxiety and possibly serve as a sexual stimulant.
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modern Bombay) so they might bring home cargoes of "sandlewood, ivory, monkeys, and peacocks" (I Kings, much later appropriated by John Masefield in his protest poem against the industrial revolution, "Cargoes").
Blend a recipe of up-lifting aromatic essences like sandlewood, rose, jasmine or ylang ylang with a pure vegetable oil base - or buy the oil ready prepared.
Perhaps as early as the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries the kingdoms of Bima on the island of Sumbawa and Goa (Makassar) on the island of Sulawesi started to take an interest in western Flores, perhaps due to cinnamon and sandlewood that could be found there.
Bruno's rendition has a sandlewood spice and spicy black cherry.
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The project is also adding a new grade separated crossing under the highway at 76th Avenue, adding sidewalks to the frontage roads, improving drainage, and connecting Sandlewood Place to Lore Road, all while maintaining about 50,000 vehicles a day through the construction zone.
New patterns for the fall are A la Francaise in Burgundy and Ivory, Anatolie in Blue Cedar and Sandlewood, and finally Magie d'Hiver.
Beauty Solutions Trading offers wax specifically formulated for men, which is soft on the skin and tough on the hair with a scent of sandlewood. Stores like Harvey Nichols and Saks Fifth Avenue have started to offer their own men's own cosmetic sections.
Mae grew up in Worcester, lived, raised her family and worked as a Certified Nursing Assistant for Sandlewood Nursing home in Oxford more than 45 years before moving to Bennington.
06 A SOPHISTICATED, feminine fragrance in an elegant, jewel encrusted bottle, Roberto Cavalli Woman combines soft florals, roses, freesias and wild orchid, with the warmth of sandlewood and amber and a hint of mandarin.