: a genus of American and Asiatic plants (family Liliaceae) with alternate leaves and racemes or panicles of small white flowers succeeded by red, green, or black berries see false solomon's seal

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New Latin, from Smilac-, Smilax + -ina

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“Smilacina.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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