Medical Dictionary

henna

noun hen·na \ˈhen-ə\

Definition of HENNA

1
:  an Old World tropical shrub or small tree (Lawsonia inermis) of the loosestrife family (Lythraceae) with clusters of fragrant white flowers
2
:  a reddish brown dye obtained from the leaves of the henna plant and used especially on hair and in temporary tattoos
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