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English definition of “lavender”

lavender

noun [U] (PLANT)    /ˈlæv.ɪn.dər/ US  /-dɚ/
a plant that has grey-green leaves like needles and small, pale purple flowers; the dried flowers and stems of the plant that are used in soap, etc. because of their strong, pleasant smell : a lavender bush We have an extensive range of lavender-scented products, including perfumes, body lotions and candles.Flowers and flowering plantsFlowers - general wordsCommon plants
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