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angelica root

noun

Medical Definition of ANGELICA ROOT

:  the dried rhizome and roots of any of several plants of the genus Angelica (especially A. archangelica) formerly used especially as a carminative and emmenagogue
April 19, 2015
desiccate Hear it
to dry up or become dried up
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