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 for Parsley
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Garnish \Gar"nish\, n.
     1. Something added for embellishment; decoration; ornament;
        also, dress; garments, especially such as are showy or
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              So are you, sweet,
              Even in the lovely garnish of a boy.  --Shak.
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              Matter and figure they produce;
              For garnish this, and that for use.   --Prior.
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     2. (Cookery) Something set round or upon a dish as an
        embellishment, such as parsley. See Garnish, v. t., 2.
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     3. Fetters. [Cant]
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     4. A fee; specifically, in English jails, formerly an
        unauthorized fee demanded by the old prisoners of a
        newcomer. [Cant] --Fielding.
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     Garnish bolt (Carp.), a bolt with a chamfered or faceted
        head. --Knight.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Parsley \Pars"ley\ (p[aum]rs"l[y^]), n. [OE. persely, persil, F.
     persil, L. petroselinum rock parsley, Gr. petrose`linon;
     pe`tros stone + se`linon parsley. Cf. Celery.] (Bot.)
     An aromatic umbelliferous herb ({Carum Petroselinum), having
     finely divided leaves which are used in cookery and as a
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           As she went to the garden for parsley, to stuff a
           rabbit.                                  --Shak.
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     Fool's parsley. See under Fool.
     Hedge parsley, Milk parsley, Stone parsley, names given
        to various weeds of similar appearance to the parsley.
     Parsley fern (Bot.), a small fern with leaves resembling
        parsley ({Cryptogramme crispa).
     Parsley+piert+(Bot.),+a+small+herb+({Alchemilla+arvensis">Parsley piert (Bot.), a small herb ({Alchemilla arvensis)
        formerly used as a remedy for calculus.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Apiaceae \Apiaceae\ prop. n.
     A natural family of plants bearing flowers in umbels;
     examples are: parsley; carrot; anise; caraway;
     celery; dill.
     Syn: Umbelliferae, family Umbelliferae, family Apiaceae,
          carrot family
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: annual or perennial herb with aromatic leaves [syn:
           parsley, Petroselinum crispum]
      2: aromatic herb with flat or crinkly leaves that are cut finely
         and used to garnish food

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

     A Pascal extension for construction of parse trees, by
     Barber of Summit Software.  It features Iterators.
     ["PARSLEY: A New Compiler-Compiler", in Software Development
     Tools, Techniques and Alternatives, Arlington VA, Jul 1983,

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