clary sage

noun
\ ˈkler-ē- How to pronounce clary sage (audio) \

Definition of clary sage

: an aromatic mint (Salvia sclarea) of southern Europe that is widely cultivated especially as an ornamental

called also clary

Examples of clary sage in a Sentence

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First Known Use of clary sage

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for clary sage

Middle English clarie, from Anglo-French sclaree, from Medieval Latin sclareia

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“Clary sage.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/clary%20sage. Accessed 27 Feb. 2021.

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