Definitions for salviaˈsæl vi ə
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any of various plants of the genus Salvia; a cosmopolitan herb
A plant in the genus Salvia, such as sage.
Origin: From salvia.
a genus of plants including the sage. See Sage
Origin: [L., sage.]
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A genus in the mint family (LAMIACEAE).
Salvia is the largest genus of plants in the mint family, Lamiaceae, with nearly 1000 species of shrubs, herbaceous perennials, and annuals. Within the Lamiaceae, Salvia is part of the tribe Mentheae within the subfamily Nepetoideae. It is one of several genera commonly referred to as sage. The genus is distributed throughout the Old World and the Americas, with three distinct regions of diversity: Central and South America; Central Asia and Mediterranean; Eastern Asia.
avails, saliva, Valais
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