sanicle

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noun san·i·cle \ ˈsa-ni-kəl \

Definition of sanicle

:any of several plants sometimes held to have healing powers; especially :a plant (genus Sanicula) of the carrot family with a root used in folk medicine as an anodyne or astringent

Origin and Etymology of sanicle

Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Medieval Latin sanicula


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