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absinthium

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noun ab·sin·thi·um \ab-ˈsin(t)-thē-əm\

Medical Definition of absinthium

plural absinthium

  1. 1:  wormwood

  2. 2a:  the dried leaves and flowering tops of a common wormwood (Artemisia absinthium) once used as a bitter tonic and stomachicb:  oil of wormwood used as an ingredient of absinthe




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