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Sweet

(swēt),
Robert Douglas, 20th-century English dermatologist. See: Sweet disease.
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sweet

[AS. swete, sweet]
1. Pleasing to the taste or smell. See: taste
2. Containing or derived from sugar.
3. Free from excess of acid, sulfur, or corrosive salts.
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Sweet clovers. These are tall, thin plants reaching heights of five feet and more.
The second was sweet clover seeded with three companion crops and the sweet clover terminated early in the fallow period.
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5: Along the freeways, daisies, yellow sweet clover, blue flax, meadow goat's beard and parsnips flower.
Cows provide rich, tasty milk, the meadows give us sweet clover honey, and the crumbly, rich soil yields stunning subterranean vegetables we can't quite manage up here in our clay-riddled region.
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I have not seen one honeybee for months; not on my apple blossoms, or even on the sweet clover they love.
Mick Channon's smart four-year-old Chrysander is also set to go jumping after being bought for 65,000gns by Frank Barry for Barney Curley while Sweet Clover - a well-connected juvenile consigned by Darley - will join Brian Walsh's fledgling Rheindross Stud after going into training in Ireland.
Plus a new gentle eye make-up remover with cornflower, rose and sweet clover, which calms and softens and removes make-up and impurities whilst strengthening eyelashes.
There's a sculpting gel, salt scrub and firming cream which all use key ingredients such as grapefruit oil, caffeine and sweet clover extract.
Fungal decomposition of sweet clover results in the formation of dicoumarol, which is an anticoagulant, but this does not lead to the conclusion that coumarins, per se, cause bleeding.
The sweet clover had been cut and windrowed with the side delivery rake so the hay loader could pick up the windrows and pass the hay up the reels onto the wagon, where two men had all they could do to level the load so it would ride to the barn.