Mo"ly (?), n. [L., fr. Gr. .]


A fabulous herb of occult power, having a black root and white blossoms, said by Homer to have been given by Hermes to Ulysses to counteract the spells of Circe.


2. Bot.

A kind of garlic (Allium Moly) with large yellow flowers; -- called also golden garlic.


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