Medical Dictionary

glycyrrhiza

noun glyc·yr·rhi·za \ˌglis-ə-ˈrī-zə\

Medical Definition of GLYCYRRHIZA

1
capitalized :  a genus of widely distributed perennial herbs of the family Leguminosae that have leathery often prickly pods and that include the licorice (G. glabra)
2
:  the dried root of licorice that is a source of extracts used especially to mask unpleasant flavors (as in drugs) or to give a pleasant taste (as to confections)—called also licorice, licorice root
May 03, 2015
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to base (something) on something else
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