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Spikenard

noun
1.
An aromatic ointment used in antiquity.  Synonym: nard.



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"Spikenard" Quotes from Famous Books



... the root the sod that blocks the nest, it will fly violently out of the hole. Then spread the red cloth quickly under the tree, so that the woodpecker may think it is a fire, and in her terror drop the root. Some people really light a fire and strew spikenard blossoms in it; but that is a clumsy method, for if the flames do not shoot up at the right moment away will fly the woodpecker, ...
— The Crimson Fairy Book • Various



Words linked to "Spikenard" :   emollient, ointment, cream



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