Definition of birthwort
: any of several herbs or woody vines (genus Aristolochia of the family Aristolochiaceae, the birthwort family) with aromatic roots used in folk medicine to aid childbirth
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The pipevine (Aristolochia) is also known as birthwort and Dutchman’s pipe.
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