sea holly noun
: a European coastal herb (Eryngium maritimum) of the carrot family with spiny leaves and pale blue flowers
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sea hol·ly noun \ˈsē-ˌhäl-ē\ (Medical Dictionary)
: a European coastal herb of the genus Eryngium (E. maritimum) that has spiny leaves and pale blue flowers and was formerly used as an aphrodisiac
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