savin

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sav·in

noun \ˈsa-vən\

Definition of SAVIN

1
:  a Eurasian juniper (Juniperus sabina) with dark berrylike cones and foliage
2
:  red cedar 1

Origin of SAVIN

Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Latin (herba) sabina, literally, Sabine plant
First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with SAVIN

sav·in

noun \ˈsav-ən\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SAVIN

: a mostly prostrate Eurasian evergreen juniper (Juniperus sabina) with dark foliage and small berries having a glaucous bloom and with bitter acrid tops that are sometimes used in folk medicine (as for amenorrhea or as an abortifacient)—called also sabina

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