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BORAGE (pronounced like " courage "; ...

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Originally appearing in Volume V04, Page 242 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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BORAGE (pronounced like " courage "; possibly from Lat. borra, rough hair), a herb (Borago officinalis) with bright blue flowers and hairy leaves and stem, considered to have some virtue as a cordial and a febrifuge; used as an ingredient in salads or in making claret-cup, &c.
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