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  1. common hop, common hops, bine, European hop, Humulus lupulusnoun

    European twining plant whose flowers are used chiefly to flavor malt liquors; cultivated in America


  1. common hops

    Humulus lupulus, the common hop or hops, is a species of flowering plant in the hemp family Cannabinaceae, native to Europe, western Asia and North America. It is a perennial, herbaceous climbing plant which sends up new shoots in early spring and dies back to a cold-hardy rhizome in autumn. It is dioecious (having separate male and female plants). As the female cone-shaped flowers (hops) are used to preserve and flavor beer, the species is widely cultivated by the brewing industry.


  1. common hops

    Common hops, scientifically known as Humulus lupulus, are a species of flowering plant primarily used in the brewing industry to add flavor and preserve beer. The plant is native to the temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere. The female flowers, often called hop cones, are the part most frequently utilized in the beer brewing process. The plants are also used occasionally in herbal medicine for their calming effects. Apart from brewing, hops are also used in various types of cuisine and are sometimes grown ornamentally.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of common hops in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of common hops in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5


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