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Definition 1: a pale purple color - [noun denoting attribute]

(lavender is a kind of ...) a purple color or pigment

Definition 2: any of various Old World aromatic shrubs or subshrubs with usually mauve or blue flowers; widely cultivated - [noun denoting plant]

(lavender is a kind of ...) a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems

(... is a kind of lavender ) aromatic Mediterranean shrub widely cultivated for its lilac flowers which are dried and used in sachets

(... is a kind of lavender ) shrubby greyish lavender of southwestern Europe having usually reddish-purple flowers

(... is a kind of lavender ) Mediterranean plant with pale purple flowers that yields spike lavender oil

(... is a member of lavender) lavender

Definition 3: of a pale purple color - [adjective satellite denoting all]

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(lavender is similar to ...) being or having or characterized by hue

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