green hellebore

noun

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: a hellebore of the genus Helleborus (H. viridis) with palmately divided leaves and solitary nodding flowers whose rhizome and root is a source of various alkaloids

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“Green hellebore.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/green%20hellebore. Accessed 1 Mar. 2024.

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