[luhv-ij] /ˈlʌv ɪdʒ/
a European plant, Levisticum officinale, of the parsley family, having coarsely toothed compound leaves, cultivated in gardens.
a European umbelliferous plant, Levisticum officinale, with greenish-white flowers and aromatic fruits, which are used for flavouring food
Scotch lovage, a similar and related plant, Ligusticum scoticum, of N Europe
[loh-vuh-stat-n] /ˌloʊ vəˈstæt n/ noun 1. a drug, C 24 H 36 O 8 , that reduces the levels of fats in the blood by altering the enzyme activity in the liver that produces lipids. lovastatin lo·va·stat·in (lō’və-stāt’n) n. A cholesterol-lowering agent isolated from a strain of Aspergillus terreus. Also called mevinolin.
[luhv-uh t] /ˈlʌv ət/ noun 1. a grayish blend of colors, especially of green, used in textiles, as for plaids. /ˈlʌvət/ noun 1. a yellowish-green or bluish-green mixture, esp in tweeds or woollens
[luhv] /lʌv/ noun 1. a profoundly tender, passionate affection for another person. 2. a feeling of warm personal attachment or deep affection, as for a parent, child, or friend. 3. sexual passion or desire. 4. a person toward whom love is felt; beloved person; sweetheart. 5. (used in direct address as a term of endearment, […]
[luhv-uh-buh l] /ˈlʌv ə bəl/ adjective 1. . [luhv-uh-buh l] /ˈlʌv ə bəl/ adjective 1. of such a nature as to attract ; deserving ; amiable; endearing. /ˈlʌvəbəl/ adjective 1. attracting or deserving affection adj. also loveable, mid-14c., from love (v.) + -able. Related: Lovably.