sea holly

noun

Definition of sea holly

  1. :  a European coastal herb (Eryngium maritimum) of the carrot family with spiny leaves and pale blue flowers

First Known Use of sea holly

1548


Medical Dictionary

sea holly

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noun sea hol·ly \ˈsē-ˌhäl-ē\

Medical Definition of sea holly

  1. :  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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