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Origin of polygala
OTHER WORDS FROM polygalapol·y·ga·la·ceous [pol-ee-guh-ley-shuhs, puh-lig-uh-], /ˌpɒl i gəˈleɪ ʃəs, pəˌlɪg ə-/, adjective
Words nearby polygala
Example sentences from the Web for polygala
But the polygala is quite inodorous, while the guaco gives forth a strong aromatic smell, resembling valerian.
Quercus callicarpifolius appeared soon after, with Polygala linearis, Scitamineæ are common in the valley.Journals of Travels in Assam, Burma, Bhootan, Afghanistan and The|William Griffith
Though I knew it not then, it was the famed “snake-root” (Polygala senega).
The hardy annual varieties of Polygala are obtained by seed sown in peat.Gardening for the Million|Alfred Pink
The remedies in common use are the Polygala seneca or Aristolochia serpentaria, employed as a decoction.The Conquest of Canada (Vol. 2 of 2)|George Warburton