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zedoary

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noun zed·o·ary \ˈzed-ə-ˌwer-ē\

Medical Definition of zedoary

plural zedoaries

  1. :  the dried rhizome of an Indian plant (Curcuma zedoaria) of the ginger family that has a bitter taste and is used medicinally especially as an intestinal stimulant and carminative




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