Medical Dictionary

convallaria

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

Medical Definition of convallaria

  1. 1 capitalized :  a genus of plants of the lily family (Liliaceae) that includes the lily of the valley (C. majalis)

  2. 2:  the dried rhizome and roots of the lily of the valley that contain several cardioactive glycosides


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up convallaria? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

acid in temper, mood, or tone

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!