mandragora

noun
man·​drag·​o·​ra | \ man-ˈdra-gə-rə How to pronounce mandragora (audio) \

Definition of mandragora

First Known Use of mandragora

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for mandragora

Middle English, from Old English, from Latin mandragoras, from Greek

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The first known use of mandragora was before the 12th century

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“Mandragora.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mandragora. Accessed 26 Feb. 2020.

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mandragora

noun
man·​drag·​o·​ra | \ man-ˈdrag-ə-rə How to pronounce mandragora (audio) \

Medical Definition of mandragora

2 capitalized : a small genus of Eurasian herbs of the family Solanaceae with basal leaves, bell-shaped flowers, and fleshy berries and that includes the mandrake

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