Definitions for "Clove"
A very pungent aromatic spice, the unexpanded flower bud of the clove tree (Eugenia aromatica syn. Caryophullus aromatica), a native of the Molucca Isles.
An antiseptic and stimulating oil useful in mouthwash and gargle. Comforting rubbed onto gums, traditionally used to relieve toothache. Caution: Avoid in pregnancy, can irritate sensitive skin. DO NOT use on children below 5 years old.
Strong spice made from the dried, unopened flower bud of evergreen clove tree. Also helps in relieving toothaches.
Keywords:  garlic, bulb, bulblets, axils, toe
One of the small bulbs developed in the axils of the scales of a large bulb, as in the case of garlic.
one of the small bulblets that can be split off of the axis of a larger garlic bulb
a garlic toe, not the whole bulb
The Clove was the first British trade ship to make port in Japan. Captained by John Saris, it landed at Hirado, near Nagasaki, on 12 June 1613.
Keywords:  cleft
The herb increases circulation, promotes digestion and nutrition, raises the body temperature; stimulates the excretory organs, and stimulates and disinfects the kidneys, skin, liver and bronchial mucous membrane.
has anesthetic and antimicrobial qualities, and is sometimes used to eliminate bad breath or to ameliorate the pain of a bad tooth.
Keywords:  todd, wool, lbs, cheese, pounds
A weight. A clove of cheese is about eight pounds, of wool, about seven pounds.
7 lbs of wool was equal to a clove. 4 cloves made 1 todd.
Keywords:  belay, hitch, climber, tie, clip
hitch A hitch used to tie off parts of a system; often used by the climber to clip into the belay
Keywords:  rose, mai
Rose de Mai