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matricaria

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noun mat·ri·car·ia \ ˌma-trə-ˈkar-ē-ə \

medical Definition of matricaria

1 capitalized :a genus of chiefly Old World aromatic herbs (family Compositae) that have heads with white ray flowers and yellow disk flowers and include one (M. recutita) that is a source of chamomile
2 plural matricaria or matricarias :any plant of the genus Matricaria

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