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gelsemium

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noun gel·se·mi·um \jel-ˈsē-mē-əm\

Medical Definition of gelsemium

  1. 1 capitalized :  a small genus of woody vines (family Loganiaceae) of Asia and the southern United States that include the yellow jessamine (G. sempervirens)

  2. 2plural gelsemiums or gelsemia \-mē-ə\play :  the root of the yellow jessamine formerly used in medicine


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