senega root

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First Known Use of senega root

circa 1846, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for senega root

alteration of Seneca root; from its use by the Seneca as a remedy for snakebite

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The first known use of senega root was circa 1846

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“Senega root.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/senega%20root. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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