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Sage vs. Salvia

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Sageadjective

Wise.

Salvianoun

A plant in the genus Salvia, such as sage.

Sageadjective

(obsolete) grave; serious; solemn

Salvianoun

A genus of plants including the sage. See Sage.

Sagenoun

A wise person or spiritual teacher; a man or woman of gravity and wisdom, especially, a teacher venerable for years, and of sound judgment and prudence; a grave or stoic philosopher.

Salvianoun

any of various plants of the genus Salvia; a cosmopolitan herb

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Sagenoun

The plant Salvia officinalis and savory spice produced from it; also planted for ornamental purposes.

Salvia

Salvia is the largest genus of plants in the sage family Lamiaceae, with nearly 1000 species of shrubs, herbaceous perennials, and annuals. Within the Lamiaceae, Salvia is part of the tribe Mentheae within the subfamily Nepetoideae.

Sagenoun

Any plant in the genus Salvia

Sagenoun

Any of a number of plants such as sagebrush considered to be similar to Salvia officinalis, mostly because they are small shrubs and have gray foliage or are aromatic.

Sageinterjection

(Internet slang) Word used in the email field of imageboards to prevent a bump of the post. Used as an option rather than a word in some imageboard software.

‘sage in all fields’;

Sageverb

(Internet slang) The act of using the word or option sage in the email field or a checkbox of an imageboard when posting a reply.

‘Reminder to sage and report.’;

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Sagenoun

A suffruticose labiate plant (Salvia officinalis) with grayish green foliage, much used in flavoring meats, etc. The name is often extended to the whole genus, of which many species are cultivated for ornament, as the scarlet sage, and Mexican red and blue sage.

Sagenoun

A wise man; a man of gravity and wisdom; especially, a man venerable for years, and of sound judgment and prudence; a grave philosopher.

‘At his birth a star,Unseen before in heaven, proclaims him come,And guides the Eastern sages.’;

Sageadjective

Having nice discernment and powers of judging; prudent; grave; sagacious.

‘All you sage counselors, hence!’;

Sageadjective

Proceeding from wisdom; well judged; shrewd; well adapted to the purpose.

‘Commanders, who, cloaking their fear under show of sage advice, counseled the general to retreat.’;

Sageadjective

Grave; serious; solemn.

Sagenoun

a mentor in spiritual and philosophical topics who is renowned for profound wisdom

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Sagenoun

aromatic fresh or dried gray-green leaves used widely as seasoning for meats and fowl and game etc

Sagenoun

any of various plants of the genus Salvia; a cosmopolitan herb

Sageadjective

having wisdom that comes with age and experience

Sageadjective

of the gray-green color of sage leaves

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