alumroot

noun al·um·root \ ˈa-ləm-ˌrüt , -ˌru̇t \

Definition of alumroot

: any of a genus (Heuchera) of North American herbs of the saxifrage family having basal rounded or lobed toothed leaves; especially : one (H. americana) of eastern North America

First Known Use of alumroot

1798

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