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senega

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noun sen·e·ga \ˈse-ni-gə\

Definition of senega

  1. :  the dried root of seneca snakeroot that contains an irritating saponin and is used as an expectorant



1748

First Known Use of senega

1748


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senega

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noun sen·e·ga \ˈsen-i-gə\

Medical Definition of senega

  1. :  the dried root of seneca snakeroot that contains an irritating saponin and was formerly used as an expectorant




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