cimicifuga

noun
cim·​i·​cif·​u·​ga | \ˌsim-ə-ˈsif-yə-gə \

Medical Definition of cimicifuga 

1a capitalized : a small genus of perennial herbs (family Ranunculaceae) having white flowers in long racemes — see bugbane

b : a plant of the genus Cimicifuga

Note: Plants of the genus Cimicifuga are sometimes classified in the closely related genus Actaea.

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