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bitterroot

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noun bit·ter·root \ˈbi-tə(r)-ˌrüt, -ˌru̇t\

Definition of bitterroot

  1. :  a succulent herb (Lewisia rediviva) of the purslane family that grows in western North America and has starchy roots and pink or white flowers



1838

First Known Use of bitterroot

1838


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