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valerian 1

División en sílabas: va·le·ri·an
Pronunciación: /vəˈlirēən/

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1A plant that typically bears clusters of small pink or white flowers. Native to Eurasia, several species have been introduced to North America.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Down by the pool, sown among the large white rocks that were dug out of the hillside to accommodate it, are white valerians, more grasses, lavenders and sages.
  • Unless it's the drug-like catnips and valerians, most cats ignore growing things.
  • The herbs chamomile, valerian, yarrow, nettle, comfrey and dandelion can help make a success of your compost heap.
1.1A drug obtained from the root of common valerian, used as a sedative and antispasmodic.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Unlike synthetic sedatives, valerian is not considered addictive.
  • An alternative remedy for insomnia is valerian, a herbal medicine that has some reported positive effects but has not been exhaustively clinically investigated.
  • In animal and clinical studies, valerian has proven to act as a mild sedative and tranquilizer, thereby aiding sleep, even among chronic pain sufferers.

Origen

Late Middle English: from Old French valeriane, from medieval Latin valeriana (herba), apparently the feminine of Valerianus 'of Valerius' (a personal name).

Palabras que riman con valerian

Algerian, Cancerian, Chaucerian, Cimmerian, criterion, Hesperian, Hitlerian, Hyperion, Iberian, Liberian, Nigerian, Presbyterian, Shakespearean, Siberian, Spenserian, Sumerian, Wagnerian, Zairean

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Valerian 2 División en sílabas: Va·le·ri·an
Pronunciación: /vəˈlirēən/
( Died 260), Roman emperor 253–260; Latin name Publius Licinius Valerianius. He renewed the persecution of the Christians that was initiated by Decius.

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