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Solomon's seal

noun

Definition of SOLOMON'S SEAL

1
:  any of a genus (Polygonatum) of perennial herbs of the lily family with tubular flowers and gnarled rhizomes
2
:  an emblem consisting of two interlaced triangles forming a 6-pointed star and formerly used as an amulet especially against fever — compare hexagram

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First Known Use of SOLOMON'S SEAL

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May 22, 2015
nepotism Hear it
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