Medical Dictionary

burdock

noun bur·dock \ˈbər-ˌdäk\

Medical Definition of BURDOCK

:  any of a genus (Arctium) of coarse composite herbs bearing globular flower heads with prickly bracts and including one (A. lappa) that is the source of lappa
April 26, 2015
rococo Hear it
excessively ornate or intricate
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