muskroot

noun

1
: any of several plants having strong-scented roots: such as
a
b
: an umbelliferous plant (Ferula sumbul) of central Asia whose musky aromatic roots constitute the chief sumbul of commerce
2
: sumbul

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“Muskroot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/muskroot. Accessed 15 Apr. 2024.

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