Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to ALOE: Aloe vera
ALOEApple Library for Object Embedding
References in classic literature ?
Jingle and his attendant, down the flight of steps, into the American aloe tubs that stood beneath.
Ye love-smitten host, know that to Dulcinea only I am dough and sugar-paste, flint to all others; for her I am honey, for you aloes.
The Mediterranean, the blue sea par excellence, "the great sea" of the Hebrews, "the sea" of the Greeks, the "mare nostrum" of the Romans, bordered by orange-trees, aloes, cacti, and sea-pines; embalmed with the perfume of the myrtle, surrounded by rude mountains, saturated with pure and transparent air, but incessantly worked by underground fires; a perfect battlefield in which Neptune and Pluto still dispute the empire of the world!
There is cultivated in the king's garden at Paris, a species of serpentine aloes without prickles, whose large and beautiful flower exhales a strong odour of the vanilla, during the time of its expansion, which is very short.
In mercy I put a bullet through his skull, and he fell sprawling among the aloes.
Behind his counter he was a superior being, calmly conscious of special knowledge and worth; outside he was a weak-kneed, purblind, motorman-cursed rambler, with ill-fitting clothes stained with chemicals and smelling of socotrine aloes and valerianate of ammonia.
They will not thank me for reminding them of a tune so lately epidemic in that land of aloes and blue skies; but at least it is unlikely to run in their heads as the ribald accompaniment to a tragedy; and it does in mine.
I saw large plants of aloes, but did not understand them.
Aloe Vera's medicinal qualities have been found recorded in many different cultures, not only of the Egyptian, Greek and Roman eras, but also references have been discovered in writings from the Chinese and Indian cultures.
Patent: Process for the Preparation of Immunomodulatory Polysaccharides from Aloe
The sumptuous goody bags included Forever's Aloe MSM gel and Royal Jelly to help soothe aches and pains.
If it is a small burn, after applying the water, put either neat lavender essential oil or some Aloe gel on the area.