Myrica Gale
Gale Gale, n. [AS. gagel, akin to D. gagel.] (Bot.) A plant of the genus {Myrica}, growing in wet places, and strongly resembling the bayberry. The sweet gale ({Myrica Gale}) is found both in Europe and in America. [1913 Webster]

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  • Myrica Gale — Sweet Sweet, a. [Compar. {Sweeter}; superl. {Sweetest}.] [OE. swete, swote, sote, AS. sw[=e]te; akin to OFries. sw[=e]te, OS. sw[=o]ti, D. zoet, G. s[ u]ss, OHG. suozi, Icel. s[ae]tr, s[oe]tr, Sw. s[ o]t, Dan. s[ o]d, Goth. suts, L. suavis, for… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Myrica gale — noun bog shrub of north temperate zone having bitter tasting fragrant leaves • Syn: ↑sweet gale, ↑Scotch gale • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush • Member Holonyms: ↑Myrica, ↑genus Myrica …   Useful english dictionary

  • Myrica gale — ID 55477 Symbol Key MYGA Common Name sweetgale Family Myricaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AK, CT, KY, MA, ME, MI, MN, NC, NH, NJ, NY, OR, PA, RI, TN, VT, WA, WI Growth… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Myrica gale — noun A species of flowering plant, of the genus Myrica, native to Europe and North America, typically growing in peat bogs Syn: bog myrtle, sweet gale …   Wiktionary

  • Myrica gale — Mose pors …   Danske encyklopædi

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