Culver's root

noun

Medical Definition of Culver's root

1 : a tall perennial herb (Veronicastrum virginicum) common in eastern North America
2 : the rhizome and roots of Culver's root used as a cathartic

called also leptandra

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“Culver's root.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Culver%27s%20root. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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