Definitions for lovageˈlʌv ɪdʒ

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  1. lovage, Levisticum officinale(noun)

    herb native to southern Europe; cultivated for its edible stalks and foliage and seeds

  2. lovage(noun)

    stalks eaten like celery or candied like angelica; seeds used for flavoring or pickled like capers

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  1. lovage(Noun)

    A perennial Mediterranean herb, with odor and flavor resembling celery.

  2. Origin: From luvache, loveche et al., and levesche, from levisticum, probably alteration of ligusticum, from Ligusticus, ultimately from Λίγυς.

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  1. Lovage(noun)

    an umbelliferous plant (Levisticum officinale), sometimes used in medicine as an aromatic stimulant

  2. Origin: [F. livche, fr. L. levisticum, ligusticum, a plant indigenous to Liguria, lovage, from Ligusticus Ligustine, Ligurian, Liguria a country of Cisalpine Gaul.]

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  1. Lovage

    Lovage is a tall perennial plant, the sole species in the genus Levisticum, in the family Apiaceae, subfamily Apioideae, tribe Apieae.


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