Medical Dictionary

Papaver

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noun Pa·pa·ver \pə-ˈpav-ər, -ˈpāv-\

Medical Definition of Papaver

  1. :  a genus (the type of the family papaveraceae) of chiefly bristly hairy herbs that includes the opium poppy (P. somniferum)


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