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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Moly \Mo"ly\, n. [L., fr. Gr. ?.] 1. 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. --Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. (Bot.) A kind of garlic (Allium Moly) with large yellow flowers; -- called also golden garlic. [1913 Webster]