Noun(1) aromatic flower bud of a clove tree; yields a spice(2) moderate sized very symmetrical red-flowered evergreen widely cultivated in the tropics for its flower buds which are source of cloves(3) one of the small bulblets that can be split off of the axis of a larger garlic bulb(4) spice from dried unopened flower bud of the clove tree; used whole or ground
Verb(1) separate or cut with a tool, such as a sharp instrument(2) make by cutting into(3) come or be in close contact with; stick or hold together and resist separation
(1) The full name clove-girofle was reserved for a pink, dianthus caryophyllus, the so-called clove - pink.(2) Season the sweetbreads with salt, pepper, clove , and cinnamon.(3) rub a dish with a crushed clove of garlic(4) I gently sautÔö£┬«ed one small, thinly sliced shallot and one minced clove of garlic in some butter.(5) To make it yourself, crush a garlic clove in a few tablespoons of olive oil and gently warm it over the stove for 30 minutes.(6) We emerged into the country to find ourselves amid an open expanse of coconut palms, interspersed with the odd clove and nutmeg tree, banana palm and cinnamon bush.(7) Saplings of nutmeg, clove , rambutan, mangosteen, breadfruit and vanilla are also there.(8) Scatter half a chopped onion, half a garlic clove , and 2 dessertspoonfuls of salt over meat.(9) Peel and chop the onion, the shallot and the garlic clove .(10) For the temporary relief of toothache, apply a crushed clove or oil of cloves to the painful tooth, or plug the cavity with cotton wool soaked in the oil.(11) It is also difficult to identify garlics by appearance, since cloves from the same bulb grow differently in different locations.(12) Perhaps you're attracted by sweetly scented herbs, in which case clove pink , scented geranium, hyssop, lavender and pineapple sage are a must for you.(13) There were no serious cooking techniques being demonstrated here, although I did learn how to purÔö£┬«e garlic cloves with the tines of a fork.(14) Crush three cloves of garlic in there and let the oil soak up all the garlicky goodness.(15) On the Spice tour you will learn about fifty different spices and fruit that grow on the island, from cinnamon, nutmeg, vanilla, cloves , to jackfruit and sugarcane.(16) SautÔö£┬« the blanched garlic cloves in the butter until they are lightly browned.