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cloves

symbolic of stateliness. [Plant Symbolism and Folklore: Jobes, 350]
See: Dignity
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I had sat in that very conning-tower and directed the efforts of the sweating crew below when first her prow clove the sunny summer waters of the Pacific; and now this creature of my brain and hand had turned Frankenstein, bent upon pursuing me to my death.
His hand was on her mouth, but that was needless, for her tongue clove to its roof, and her power of utterance was gone.
Heyward perceived, in truth, that the younger Indian had thrown his form on the side of the hillock while they were talking, like one who sought to make the most of the time allotted to rest, and that his example had been followed by David, whose voice literally "clove to his jaws," with the fever of his wound, heightened, as it was, by their toilsome march.
I see the sickening wall of weapons now; I see that advancing host as I saw it then, I see the hate in those cruel eyes; I remember how I drooped my head upon my breast, I feel again the sudden earthquake shock in my rear, administered by the very ram I was sacrificing myself to save; I hear once more the typhoon of laughter that burst from the assaulting column as I clove it from van to rear like a Sepoy shot from a Rodman gun.
But as two more of the plant men charged, the warrior, who was now prepared by the experiences of the past few minutes, swung his mighty long-sword aloft and met the hurtling bulk with a clean cut that clove one of the plant men from chin to groin.
The fellow was charging with couched spear, but Carthoris leaped to one side, and as the great thoat and its rider hurtled harmlessly past him he swung his long-sword in a mighty cut that clove the green carcass in twain.
Step by step the Arab beat back his adversary until the latter's horse all but trod upon the ape-man, and then a vicious cut clove the black warrior's skull, and the corpse toppled backward almost upon Tarzan.
It fell straight, and true as a die; clove the water with a scarcely audible splash; and was gone.
[170 Pages Report] Eugenol Market research report categorizes the global market by Source Type (Cloves, Cinnamon, Nutmeg, Basil, Other Source Types), By End Use (Food Industry, Pharmaceutical Industry, Personal Care, Other End Use Industry), By Application (Base Ingredient, Stabilizers & Antioxidants, Antiseptic & Anesthetic, Perfumeries, Flavorings, Essential Oils, Other Applications), & by Region (North America, Latin America, Europe, Japan, APEJ, MEA)
* Salted Caramel Chai: a sweet and savoury beverage with flavours of warm cinnamon, ginger root, cloves, sea salt and cardamom.
Key driver which is influencing the demand for cloves in the global market is the increasing demand for cloves in the food industry, primarily in cuisines in Asia and in the Middle East
Cloves (Syzygium aromaticum, also known as Eugenia caryophyllata) are the aromatic flower buds of a tree in the Myrtaceae family native to Indonesia.