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convallaria

noun con·val·lar·ia \ ˌkän-və-ˈlar-ē-ə \

medical Definition of convallaria

1 capitalized :a genus of plants of the lily family (Liliaceae) that includes the lily of the valley (C. majalis)
2 :the dried rhizome and roots of the lily of the valley that contain several cardioactive glycosides

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