feverwort

noun
fe·ver·wort | \ˈfē-vər-ˌwərt, -ˌwȯrt\

Definition of feverwort 

: a coarse American herb (Triosteum perfoliatum) of the honeysuckle family

called also horse gentian

First Known Use of feverwort

circa 1814, in the meaning defined above

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