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An aromatic Mediterranean plant (Lavandula latifolia) of the mint family, yielding an oil similar to that of true lavender.
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(Plants) a Mediterranean lavender plant, Lavandula latifolia, having pale purple flowers and yielding an oil used in paints
[C17: from dialect spick lavender, via Old French and Old Provençal from Latin spīca spike2]
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a lavender mint, Lavandulalatifolia, having spikes of pale purple flowers: yields an oil used in paints.
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|Noun||1.||spike lavender - Mediterranean plant with pale purple flowers that yields spike lavender oil|
lavender - any of various Old World aromatic shrubs or subshrubs with usually mauve or blue flowers; widely cultivated
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