cive

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Noun1.Cive - perennial having hollow cylindrical leaves used for seasoningcive - perennial having hollow cylindrical leaves used for seasoning
chives - cylindrical leaves used fresh as a mild onion-flavored seasoning
alliaceous plant - bulbous plants having a characteristic pungent onion odor
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18 (70): "CIVITATI SVE RAGVSEI NOB(iles) / PROVIDENTISS(imi)Q(ue) CIVES Blasij martyris pont(ificis)q(ue) preclare huius epidaur(eae) / Rag(useorum ?