Dictionary
2 ENTRIES FOUND:

ginkgo biloba

noun ginkgo bi·lo·ba \-ˌbī-ˈlō-bə\

: a product made from the leaves of the ginkgo tree that is used as a medicine

Full Definition of GINKGO BILOBA

:  an extract of the leaves of ginkgo that is held to enhance mental functioning by increasing blood circulation to the brain

Origin of GINKGO BILOBA

New Latin, literally, bilobed ginkgo
First Known Use: 1980

ginkgo biloba

noun gink·go bi·lo·ba \ˈgiŋ-(ˌ)kō-ˌbī-ˈlō-bə, also ˈgiŋk-(ˌ)gō-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of GINKGO BILOBA

:  an extract of the leaves of the ginkgo (Ginkgo biloba) that is used as a dietary supplement and is held to enhance mental functioning by increasing blood circulation to the brain—called also ginkgo

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: GinkgoitesPrevious Word in the Dictionary: GinkgoalesAll Words Near: ginkgo biloba
April 21, 2015
omnipotent Hear it
having unlimited authority or influence
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears