Psoralea

noun Pso·ralea \səˈrālēə, -ral-\

Definition of Psoralea

  1. :  a large widely distributed genus of herbs and shrubs (family Leguminosae) with glandular compound leaves and spicate or racemose purple or white flowers — see breadroot

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Origin and Etymology of psoralea

New Latin, from Greek psōraleos scabby, itchy, from psōra itch


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