Indian physic

noun

Medical Definition of Indian physic

: either of two American herbs (Gillenia trifoliata and G. stipulata) of the rose family with emetic roots

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“Indian physic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Indian%20physic. Accessed 26 Feb. 2021.

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