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Amaranthus

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noun Am·a·ran·thus \ˌam-ə-ˈran(t)-thəs\

Medical Definition of Amaranthus

  1. :  a large genus of coarse herbs (family amaranthaceae, the amaranth family) including some which produce pollen that is an important hay fever allergen


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