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angelica British & World English

A tall aromatic plant of the parsley family, with large leaves and yellowish-green flowers. It is used in cooking and herbal medicine

Angelica in angelica British & World English

A tall aromatic plant of the parsley family, with large leaves and yellowish-green flowers. It is used in cooking and herbal medicine

angelica tree British & World English

A tree of the ginseng family, with large leaves and black berries

vox angelica British & World English

A soft stop on an organ or harmonium which is tuned slightly sharp to produce a tremolo effect

Kauffmann, Angelica British & World English

(1740–1807), Swiss painter; full name Maria Anna Catherina Angelica Kauffmann. In London from 1766, she became well known for her neoclassical and allegorical paintings. She was a founder member of the Royal Academy of Arts (1768)

Angelica sinensis in dong quai British & World English

An aromatic herb native to China and Japan, the root of which is used by herbalists to treat premenstrual syndrome and menopausal symptoms

Maria Anna Catherina Angelica Kauffmann in Kauffmann, Angelica British & World English

(1740–1807), Swiss painter; full name Maria Anna Catherina Angelica Kauffmann. In London from 1766, she became well known for her neoclassical and allegorical paintings. She was a founder member of the Royal Academy of Arts (1768)