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mercurialis

noun mer·cu·ri·a·lis \ (ˌ)mər-ˌkyu̇-rē-ˈā-ləs , -ˈa-lis \

medical Definition of mercurialis

:an herb (Mercurialis annua) of the spurge family formerly dried for use as a purgative, diuretic, and antisyphilitic

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