: any of several bellflowers
especially : a European herb (Campanula trachelium) formerly used to treat sore throat
: any of various figworts (as Scrophularia nodosa of Europe or S. marylandica of America)
: a button snakeroot (Liatris spicata)

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“Throatwort.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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